William Shakespeare

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English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)

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Hamlet, A Tragedy; by William Shakspeare. London: W.
At length, on the same nominal day with his equally great and amiable contemporary WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE [sic], on the 23d of April 1616 died MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, in the 69th year of his age, and was buried in the church of the Trinitarian Nuns in Madrid.
William Shakspeare. Gent.," the play had not figured among Mr.
(4) Isaac Reed (ed.), The Plays of William Shakspeare ...
(6) See, for example, Gerald Massey, Shakspeare's Sonnets (London, 1866): `Another fixed belief of mine is that the youth and the "fickle maid" of the "Lover's Complaint" are none other than William Shakspeare [sic] and Anne Hathaway.