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Primary Sources Related to William Shakespeare
- A selection of books/e-books, websites and databases where primary source materials related to William Shakespeare may be located.
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Shakespeare, Harsnett, and the Devils of Denham by
Call Number: PR2819 .B77 1993
"Part 1 of this book provides an annotated edition of Samuel Harsnett's famous attack on the practice of exorcism, which had a profound influence upon Shakespeare's conception and writing of King Lear. Part 2 explores the context of Shakespeare's reading of Harsnett's book."
The Shakespeare Company, 1594-1642 by
Call Number: PR3095 .G86 2004
"The six appendixes identify the 98 players who worked in the company, the 167 plays they are known to have owned and performed, as well as the key documents from the company's history. "
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