The Life and Times of William Shakespeare

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Author(s): Peter Levi
Original Publish Date: Jun 01, 2013
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (18.20 hours)
Product Number: Z100098085
Released: Jun 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781483086170
Narrator/s: Wanda McCaddon
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This authoritative and extremely readable biography is the first since the Victorian Age to pay full attention to Shakespeare's life and times and their numerous subtle connections to his works. Peter Levi emphasizes the background of Shakespeare's life: the local and national events that shaped his experiences, his family and friends, and the Elizabethan people with whom he shared his life and populated his plays. Bringing together new research and new discoveries and reexamining the famous legends about Shakespeare, Levi uses the writings of modern historians to shed light on the poet's life. This valuable work will be the definitive life of Shakespeare for many years to come.

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Author(s): Peter Levi
Narrator(s): Wanda McCaddon
Product Number DD6970
Released: Jun 01, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470887995

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