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Shakespeare by Bill Bryson
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Feb 18, 09

bookshelves: non-fiction
Read in February, 2009

Pretty interesting. Very accessible to the english major and non-academic alike, I thought. Bryson somewhat belabors the point that there is really not a whole lot that we do know about Shakespeare's life, but there are enough myths and kooky theories out there that need dispelling, so some forgiveness is in order. I do not read biographies as a rule but this one held my attention.
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