The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.2344 Friday, 15 December 2000
Date: Thursday, 14 Dec 2000 18:34:27 -0500
Subject: Henry VIII and Syphilis
List member interested in the historical background of syphilis may want
to take a look at Johannes Fabricius, _Syphilis in Shakespeare's
England_ (London; Bristol, PA: Jessica Kingsley, 1994). Fabricius'
study is both accessible and fairly thorough.