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Authorship
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 5, No. 0883.  Thursday, 3 November 1994.
 
From:           E. L. Epstein <epstein@QCVAXA.BITNET>
Date:           Tuesday, 01 Nov 1994 13:07:19 EDT
Subject: 5.0875  Authorship
Comment:        RE: SHK 5.0875  Authorship
 
In re authorship: a funny question occurred to me, after reading the latest
comments on authorship: is there any evidence that Oxford wrote the works of
Kyd, or Marston? The dates are about right, and I would guess that the evidence
linking Oxford to Kyd or Marston would be as *convincing* at the *evidence*
linking Oxford to Shakespeare? Or are the Baconians-Oxfordians-Rutlanders-Uncle
Tom Cobleighers simply trying to link Oxford to an ackowledged genius like
Shakespeare out of unexaminable motives?
 
E.L.Epstein
 

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