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“So much for Buckingham”


The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 24.0120  Thursday, 21 March 2013


From:        Al Magary < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Date:         March 20, 2013 5:35:06 PM EDT

Subject:     “So much for Buckingham”


Stirring Richard III’s bones a bit, I was wondering if anyone knows if any productions of Shakespeare’s play these days have revived Colley Cibber’s famous insertion, “Off with his head; so much for Buckingham.”  It’s a delicious corruption.



Al Magary


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