Venus and Adonis and Lucrece: ...

To view or download this article as a PDF click here. Abstract ‘The size and scope of the First Folio and the failure of its compilers even to allude to the fact that Shakespeare had also written poems and sonnets led later generations of readers to see him as a playwright only, his early Ovidian […]....

The Tempest: The Still-Vext Be...

To view or download this article as a PDF click here. Abstract Shakespeare is known for having a wide range of knowledge. His knowledge of medicine and healing is highlighted in his play The Tempest set in an Island off the coast of Sicily. Alongside the magical and spiritual aspects of the play are the […]....

William Stanley and Edward De ...

To view or download this article as a PDF click here. Abstract William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby, was seriously considered as author of the works attributed to Mr William Shakespeare when Abel Lefranc’s Sous le Masque de William Shakespeare was published in 1918 – shortly before J. Thomas Looney’s “Shakespeare....