The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.1783  Thursday, 21 October 1999.

From:           Mike Jensen <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Wednesday, 20 Oct 1999 08:52:34 -0700
Subject: Re: References to the Bible
Comment:        SHK 10.1774 Re: References to the Bible

Re: Shakespeare's references to the Bible, there is a very good online
essay by list member David Kathman.  It is actually an examination of
the Oxfordian claim that Edward de Vere is the author of Shakespeare's
plays, and that his authorship can be seen by comparing the annotations
in Oxford's Bible with the references to the Bible in Shakespeare - so
Kathman's essay was not written to study Shakespeare and the Bible, but
it ends up doing that pretty well in general terms.  (Most will not be

The URL for Mr. Kathman's essay is www.clark.net/pub/tross/ws/ox5.html

Mike Jensen

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