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Re: New source for Shakespeare identified
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2018, 07:04:17 PM »
The jury's out on this for me, but I do think there could be something in the various conspiracy theories that Shakespeare was a plagiarist of better wordsmiths. I saw the film "Anonymous" directed by Roland Emmerich recently, and it got me thinking... great film BTW. O0





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