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Shakespeare's Library
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.2361  Monday, 15 December 2003

From:           R. A. Cantrell <
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Date:           Friday, 12 Dec 2003 07:41:47 -0600
Subject: 14.2346 Shakespeare's Library
Comment:        Re: SHK 14.2346 Shakespeare's Library

>Or, did the theater companies own books their authors would use
>repeatedly? Would the King's Men have had a copy of Holinshed? Would
>Henslowe have hand a copy for use among the playwrights?

I think that Stoppard's insights into Shakespeare's "process" are a
better direction than trying to make an academic researcher of the
playwright.

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