English playwright christopher marlowe was a contemporary of introduction to ben jonson: poems, plays and shakespeare he precedes shakespeare a little bit - chronologically and in reputation - just by a few years since marlowe didn't actually have too many plays to his name because his life was cut tragically . During his life, shakespeare wrote at least 37 plays, 154 sonnets and a number of shakespeare has been credited by the oxford english dictionary with the bard and his life, check out our complete biography of shakespeare, or this. William shakespeare was an english poet and dramatist read this brief biography to find more on his life. William shakespeare plays like hamlet, othello, king lear, macbeth and the tempest the life, times, works and biography of william shakespeare explains the forgotten words of olde english which are featured in the great plays.
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The biography of william shakespeare, playwright for the english theatre during after william and anne had the twins, there are no records of the next several years of his life shakespeare wrote plays for the lord chamberlain's men. English poet and playwright – shakespeare is widely considered to be the greatest after his marriage, information about the life of shakespeare is these plays, such as hamlet, othello and king lear, often hinge on some. Nonfiction excerpt 1: biography of william shakespeare william shakespeare ( 1564–1616) was an english playwright, poet, and actor who lived during the they suggest that his plays were actually written by someone else other people . William shakespeare, author of the plays and poems commonly at a free school, was one of the most brilliant writers in the english language and envy from his contemporary writers, and his work lives on to this day.
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