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Re: Bardolatry
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 7, No. 0200.  Wednesday, 13 March 1996.

(1)     From:   Bernice W. Kliman <
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        Date:   Monday, 11 Mar 1996 10:29:29 -0400 (EDT)
        Subj:   Bardolatry

(2)     From:   Joanne Woolway <
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        Date:   Monday, 11 Mar 1996 23:14:08 +0000 (GMT)
        Subj:   Re: Bardolatry


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From:           Bernice W. Kliman <
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Date:           Monday, 11 Mar 1996 10:29:29 -0400 (EDT)
Subject:        Bardolatry

I have heard that it was G. B. Shaw, who was NOT a bardolater. The OED, anyway,
credits him with the 1st--and multiple uses of the word--starting in 1901.

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From:           Joanne Woolway <
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Date:           Monday, 11 Mar 1996 23:14:08 +0000 (GMT)
Subject:        Re: Bardolatry

Thanks for the attribution of "bardolatry" to G. B. Shaw. I hadn't realized it
was so early.

JW
 

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