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The Rape of Lucrece

Tarquinius Sextus was the Etruscan Prince who with the help of his father, Tarquinius Superbus inadvertently helped to abolish the monarchy in Italy by his

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Shakespeare’s Poetry

Table of Contents Venus & Adonis (1592) Shakespeare’s patron, the Earl of Southampton was under pressure by Lord Burghley, Lord High Treasurer of England and

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The Sonnets Revisited

Shakespeare’s Sonnets by Edward de Vere It has been said that Shakespeare was first and foremost a poet and secondly a dramatist (A Companion to

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