Addressing Self as 2nd Or 3rd Person
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.1907 Wednesday, 1 October 2003
From: Mari Bonomi <
Date: Tuesday, 30 Sep 2003 08:45:02 -0400
Subject: 14.1892 Addressing Self as 2nd Or 3rd Person
Comment: RE: SHK 14.1892 Addressing Self as 2nd Or 3rd Person
Just a simple observation about Julius Caesar the man (not the play or
the character)-- his commentaries on his battles were all written in
third person. I think it's a pretty safe bet that Shakespeare knew at
least The Gallic Wars.
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