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As You Like It made more agreeable “a great reckoning in a little room” is not omitted.

25 June 2017

Touchstone reminds us that when Marlowe’s verses cannot be understood for political reasons “a great reckoning in a little room” is not understood because omitted...

Phoebe is funny when she speaks and writes as if Marlowe’s verses constitute an amorous poem.

25 June 2017

So, let us give Phoebe credit about what she says even if she talks about Marlowe’s “H&L” as if it is “an amorous poem”. First she tells her boyfriend...

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”...