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The Bacon–Shakspere Question Answered

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  • Date Published: November 2010
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108021906

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  • Charlotte Carmichael Stopes (1840–1829) is best known as the mother of birth control advocate Marie Stopes. Like her daughter, Stopes forged the way for women seeking academic careers: she was the first woman in Scotland to graduate from university, and was later elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. In this monograph Stopes resolves to settle once and for all whether or not Francis Bacon wrote the plays attributed to William Shakespeare, concluding that the Baconian theory is wholly without foundation. Over nearly 300 pages of erudite argument, Stopes examines the numerous distinctions between the lives and experiences of the two writers, their differing styles of writing, and the evidence provided by Shakespeare's contemporaries. Stopes' book also includes extensive appendices providing background information on Shakespeare and the early modern theatre. For more information on this author, see http://orlando.cambridge.org/public/svPeople?person_id=stopch

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    • Date Published: November 2010
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108021906
    • length: 294 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 17 mm
    • weight: 0.38kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Some introductory dates
    Introductory chapter
    1. The probabilities from known character and education of the writer of the plays
    2. The internal evidence of Shakspere's plays and Bacon's books
    3. Special illustration
    4. Whether were the poems and plays claimed by Shakspere or Bacon?
    5. External evidence
    6. The history of the heresy
    7. Bacon's ciphers
    Appendix
    Index
    Press notices.

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    Charlotte Carmichael Stopes

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