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Shakespeare, the player

a life in the theatre

by John Southworth

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Published by Sutton in Stroud .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.,
  • Dramatists, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Southworth.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2894 .S63 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 328 p., [12] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22693063M
    ISBN 100750930608
    ISBN 109780750930604
    LC Control Number2008431947


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"Shakespeare the Player," by John Southworth, is the third Shakespeare biography I've read. I recommend it highly for its passion, its premise and its detail. This book leaves you with an appreciation of, not just the writer of the most famous plays in the world, Cited by: 2.

There are plenty of better books about Shakespeare. The idea of this book is that Shakespeare was apprenticed to a group of actors ("players", at the time) at a very young age, even though there is no firm evidence for this; also, its much liklier that Shakespeare's dad, a glovemaker, would have apprenticed his son to himself, like most tradesmen of the era, rather than to a troupe of 4/5.

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