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Shakespeare as Bible
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1269  Thursday, 22 June 2000.

From:           Sophie Masson <
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Date:           Thursday, 22 Jun 2000 15:07:44 +1000
Subject:        Shakespeare as Bible

Ed Taft's comment on Shakespeare being regarded as a kind of secular
Bible rings true to me; even just based on the number of allusions,
quotes, etc, that people make all the time, in ordinary life, it seems
to me that Shakespearean maxims are replacing Biblical ones.

Sophie Masson
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