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Will in the World

How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare

by Stephen Greenblatt

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Published by W. W. Norton .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages384
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Open LibraryOL7454246M
ISBN 10039332737X
ISBN 109780393327373

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Will in the World Summary. Stephen Greenblatt's Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare () is a biography of William Shakespeare.

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