“Shakespeare” Identified in Edward De Vere The Seventeenth Earl Of Oxford by J. Thomas Looney (1920)

“Shakespeare” Identified i...

On 04 March 1920, a quiet schoolmaster called J. Thomas Looney published a seminal study entitled “Shakespeare” Identified in Edward de Vere the Seventeenth Earl of Oxford. This work established the theory that the Earl of Oxford was the concealed poet and playwright of the works of Shakespeare. To mark this centen....