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The Shakespeare Diaries

A Fictional Autobiography

J. P. Wearing


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Ever wondered what Shakespeare and Ben Jonson talked about when they went down the pub? J.P. Wearing has blended fact with fiction in a remarkable fashion to produce 'The Shakespeare Diaries' - a faithful, fictional and fascinating account of the life of one of the greatest writers who ever lived.

Santa Monica Press, 9781595800220, 455pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2007

About the Author

J. P. Wearing is a professor emeritus of English at the University of Arizona. He is the author of more than twelve books, including Bernard Shaw and Nancy Astor, G. B. Shaw: An Annotated Bibliography of Writings About Him, and The London Stage, as well as over fifty articles in such publications as the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004). He has held a Killam Post-doctoral Fellowship in Canada, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a four-year research award from the National Endowment for the Humanities. He lives in Lynn Haven, Florida.