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The Sonnets by William Shakespeare

The Sonnets

The Sonnets by William Shakespeare
Mass Market Paperback
Mar 01, 1999 | 272 Pages

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Table Of Contents

The Sonnets – William Shakespeare Edited by William Burto with an Introduction by W. H. Auden

Shakespeare: An Overview
Biographical Sketch
A Note on the Anti-Stratfordians, Especially Baconians and Oxfordians
The Shakespeare Canon
Shakespeare’s English
The Sonnets
Introduction
The Sonnets
Textual Note
Commentaries
William Empson: They That Have Power
Hallett Smith: From Elizabethan Poetry
Winifred M. T. Nowottny: Formal Elements in Shakespeare’s Sonnets: Sonnets 1-6
Helen Vendler: Sonnet 116

Suggested References
Index of First Lines

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