TITLE

'What Was He Really Like?'

AUTHOR(S)
Wells, Stanley
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Critical Survey;2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses contemporary writing about the playwright William Shakespeare. It notes that there is little new material to justify new biographies but that efforts are made to learn something of his life through his plays and characters. The author notes that he is more interested in Shakespeare's internal biography and personality than external facts, and wishes he had the facts and confidence to write that book.
ACCESSION #
48303388

 

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