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....
Who was “Our English Terence Will: Shake-speare”? Could it have been William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby?

Who was “Our English Terence...

To view/download this article as a PDF click HERE This presentation will not propose that William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby was the sole or even main author of the works of Shakespeare but will attempt to explain why a number of highly intelligent people thought he was: James Greenstreet (1891), Robert Frazer (1915), ....