Shakespeare (The Illustrated and Updated Edition) (Hardcover)

By Bill Bryson

Harper, 9780061965326, 256pp.

Publication Date: November 3, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (10/22/2007)
Paperback, Large Print (11/13/2007)
Paperback (4/26/2016)
CD-Audio (10/21/2008)
Paperback (10/21/2008)
Hardcover (10/23/2007)
Compact Disc (11/1/2007)

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Shakespeare: The Illustrated Edition is an exquisitely illustrated, updated edition of Bill Bryson’s bestselling biography of William Shakespeare that takes the reader on an enthralling tour through Elizabethan England and the eccentricities of Shakespearean scholarship. With more than 100 color and black-and-white illustrations throughout, and updated to include recent discoveries, Shakespeare: The Illustrated Edition evokes the superstitions, academic discoveries, and myths surrounding the life of one of the greatest poets, and makes sense of the man behind the masterpieces.

About the Author

Bill Bryson's bestselling books include One Summer, A Short History of Nearly Everything, At Home, A Walk in the Woods, Neither Here nor There, Made in America, and The Mother Tongue. He lives in England with his wife.