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Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” and “When a man’s verses cannot be understood”

24 April 2017

One way to hear Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” is as in an understanding of a response to the treatment of Marlowe’s “Hero and Leander” as Walsingham’s...

Phoebe’s “understanding” of Marlowe’s “Hero and Leander” in Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” –

30 September 2016

“As You Like It”, it is Non Sanz Droict or not without righteousness as in sonnet 20 wherein “it” illumes “gilding the object whereupon it gazeth”...

Phoebe’s “understanding” of Marlowe’s “Hero and Leander” in Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” –

30 September 2016

“As You Like It”, it is Non Sanz Droict or not without righteousness as in sonnet 20 wherein “it” illumes “gilding the object whereupon it gazeth”...

Shakespeare and “your monument” in Sonnet 81; for instance as in sonnets 20 and 24 if you will –

20 January 2016

Your monument shall be my gentle verse, Which eyes not yet created shall o’er-read, And tongues to be your being shall rehearse, When all the breathers of this world are dead;...