Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 5, No. 0760. Wednesday, 28 Sept. 1994.
From: Charles Adler <
Date: Tuesday, 27 Sep 1994 18:31:17 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: 5.0747 Authorship
Comment: Re: SHK 5.0747 Authorship
"SHAKESPEARE" IDENTIFIED IN EDWARD DE VERE, SEVENTEENTH EARL OF OXFORD by J.
Thomas Looney, originally published in 1920 is the seminal book. Whatever one
thinks of the conclusion, it is well written and tightly argued, much like
reading a good legal brief (yes, there are some). My difficulty that I did not
-- still don't -- know enough to assess the accuracy of the "facts" from which
the argument develops. If the "facts" are accurate, the argument has