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Another Quiz Question
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.2400  Friday, 19 December 2003

From:           Tom Pendleton <
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Date:           Thursday, 18 Dec 2003 10:00:28 -0500
Subject: 14.2398 Another Quiz Question
Comment:        RE: SHK 14.2398 Another Quiz Question

>Tom Pendleton's clues are impressively cryptic.  I've managed three (I
>think), but the other five have foxed me for the moment.
>
>        The Architect's Relict
>
>Not sure about this but could it be the widow Vitravio (from Vitruvius?)
>- Romeo and Juliet?
>
>        Mr. Death (or maybe Mr. World)
>
>Monsieur Lamord/Lamond - Hamlet
>
>        The Obstetrical Ms. Otis Skinner
>
>Cornelia the midwife - Titus Andronicus

Bravo Jim Doyle; you're three for three. The other five are from five
different tragedies, now excluding Titus, Romeo, and Hamlet.  Riverside
has VitrUvio rather than VitrAvio.

Tom Pendleton

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