The Parallel Lives of Shakespe...

To view or download this article as a PDF click here. Edward de Vere, the Seventeenth Earl of Oxford was born 12 April 1550 and died 24 June 1604 aged 54 years Ludwig van Beethoven was born 16 December 1770 and died 26 March 1827 aged 56 years Asked to name the greatest literary genius […]....