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Biography and General

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Shakespeare:Biography and General

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1 Brown, Ivor Shakespeare
The Reprint Society 1951 Hardback without dust wrapper. Near Fine 
One of the better biographies - Brown rehashes the few known facts, but his conclusions are interesting and well thought out. A good read 116562 
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Shakespeare, Brown, Ivor
2 Brown, Ivor Shakespeare
Reprint Society 1951 Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good. 
Light shelf wear only. 382pp. including bibliography, chronology and comprehensive index. One of the better biographies - Brown rehashes the few known facts, but his conclusions are interesting and well thought out. A good read 112745 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Shakespeare, Brown, Ivor
3 Brown, Ivor Shakespeare
The Reprint Society 1951 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good. Good. 
Wrapper has edge wear. pp.383.including index. 658028 
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Shakespeare in his Time, Brown, Ivor
4 Brown, Ivor Shakespeare in his Time
Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd 1960 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good plus Illustrated in mono 
An informal history of the late sixteenth / early seventeenth centuries, the time when Shakespeare (and many other writers) flowered. 602086 
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They Gave Us Shakespeare : John Heminge & Henry Condell, Connell, Charles
5 Connell, Charles They Gave Us Shakespeare : John Heminge & Henry Condell
Oriel Press 1982 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated in black-and-white with photographs, art works, facsimile documents, etc./ 
Light shelf wear only. Bookplate on endpaper. 110pp including bibliography. The story of the two men, colleagues of the Bard, who prepared and had published the first folio of Shakespeare's works in 1623, thus preserving them for posterity. 765382 
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The Landscape of William Shakespeare, Davis, Michael Justin
6 Davis, Michael Justin The Landscape of William Shakespeare
Webb & Bower 1987 0863501036 / 9780863501036 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good plus Very Good (price clipped) Illustrated in colour and black and white with photographs by Simon McBride 
Bookplate on front endpaper 602094 
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Shakespeare's Life and World, Duncan-Jones, Katherine (ed)
7 Duncan-Jones, Katherine (ed) Shakespeare's Life and World
The Folio Society 2004 Hardback in slipcase AS NEW Slipcase AS NEW Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text with photographs, reproduction works of art, facsimile documents and title pages, costume designs, etc., etc. 
An immaculate unread copy. 4to: 308pp including sources and index. 709003 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Shakespeare's London: A Guide to the Tudor City and its Theatres, Ferris, Julie
8 Ferris, Julie Shakespeare's London: A Guide to the Tudor City and its Theatres
Kingfisher 2000 0753404109 / 9780753404102 Stiff card covers with flaps AS NEW Illustrated in colour with drawings. Fold-out map at rear. 
UNREAD. 32pp including index 773010 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Shakespeare, Fido, Martin
9 Fido, Martin Shakespeare
Hamlyn 1978 0600382559 / 9780600382553 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Very Good Illustrated in colour and mono throughout text 
Wrapper, now protected, has some edge wear. Bookplate on front endpaper. 110020 
Price: 16.20 GBP
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The Age of Shakespeare: Volume 2 of a guide to English literature, Ford, Boris (editor)
10 Ford, Boris (editor) The Age of Shakespeare: Volume 2 of a guide to English literature
Middlesex: Penguin Books 1956 Paperback Good 
Spine sunned, pages beginning to yellow, name on half title page 548207 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Shakespeare's Haunts Near Stratford, Fripp, Edgar I
11 Fripp, Edgar I Shakespeare's Haunts Near Stratford
Humphrey Milford: Oxford University Press 1929 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good to Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white with photographs and from drawings by Gerald Moira and others. 
Light shelf wear only. Quarter cloth on buckram boards. 160pp including index The author describes 28 locations in and around Stratford which boast a connection with you-know-who. 704064 
Price: 29.50 GBP
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Shakespeare and Elizabeth: The Meeting of Two Myths, Hackett, Helen
12 Hackett, Helen Shakespeare and Elizabeth: The Meeting of Two Myths
Princeton University Press 2009 0691128065 / 9780691128061 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine With 18 black-and-white illustrations 
Small ink smudge on rear panel of wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) . (xiii), 295pp including bibliography and index. The author explores the rich history of imagined and literary encounters between the Bard and Good Queen Bess. 765062 
Price: 13.46 GBP
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Shakespeare, Halliday, F E
13 Halliday, F E Shakespeare
Thames and Hudson 1998 0500260214 / 9780500260210 Large format paperback AS NEW UNREAD With 151 illustrations 
Thames and Hudson Literary Lives series. Originally published in 1956. The trouble with biographies of Shakespeare is that all they can do is to re-arrange the known evidence, in the absence of any further discoveries. But this is as good an arrangement as any. 556077 
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Shakespeare in His Age, Halliday, F E
14 Halliday, F E Shakespeare in His Age
Gerald Duckworth 1964 Second Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear and a 5mm closed tear. RSC sticker on front pastedown. 362pp including index. A highly successful attempt to relate Shakespeare to the epoch in which he lived. 682012 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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A Shakespeare Companion 1564-1964, Halliday, F. E.
15 Halliday, F. E. A Shakespeare Companion 1564-1964
Penguin 1964 Trade paperback. Good Plus 
Pages beginning to yellow. A simple and handy index to all things Shakespearean 548200 
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Shakespeare: A Pictorial Biography, Halliday, F. E.
16 Halliday, F. E. Shakespeare: A Pictorial Biography
BCA/ Book Club Associates / Guild Publishing 1969 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Worn With 150 black-and-white illustrations, art works, facsimile documents, etc., etc. 
Book has light shelf wear only. Wrapper has considerable edge wear and some small closed tears. 4to: 147pp including notes and index. 195946 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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The Life of Shakespeare, Halliday, F. E.
17 Halliday, F. E. The Life of Shakespeare
Penguin 1963 Trade paperback. Very Good Illustrated in black-and-white 
Pages beginning to yellow 586085 
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England in Shakespeare's Day, Harrison, G B
18 Harrison, G B England in Shakespeare's Day
Methuen 1949 Second Edition. Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Worn 
Ex-Library with all usual signs, albeit fairly discreet and confined to the endpapers. Some shelf wear. . The wrapper (now protected) has considerable wear and some loss at edges, and some internal archival tape reinforcement. 110093 
Price: 35.55 GBP
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The Second Best Bed: in search of Anne Hathaway (SIGNED COPY), Hedges, Mita Scott
19 Hedges, Mita Scott The Second Best Bed: in search of Anne Hathaway (SIGNED COPY)
The Book Guild 2000 1857765168 / 9781857765168 Medium format paperback. Near Fine 
In `once-opened`condition. 213pp including bibliography 698490 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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William Shakespeare, an Illustrated Biography (SIGNED COPY), Holden, Anthony
20 Holden, Anthony William Shakespeare, an Illustrated Biography (SIGNED COPY)
Little, Brown 2001 0316851590 / 9780316851596 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated in colour throughout with works of art, including some full- and double page. 
Signed and inscribed by the author to friends. Light shelf wear only. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 4to: 320pp including genealogical table, source notes and index. One of the better, and certainly one of the most readable, of the many Shakespeare biographies. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. WE WILL NOT ASK YOU FOR EXTRA SHIPPING 698464 
Price: 32.50 GBP
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