William Shakespeare

Folio discovered

25 Nov, 2014

SHAKESPEARE folioA previously unknown folio surfaces at a small library in northern France, bringing the world’s known total of surviving first folios to 233. American Shakespeare expert Eric Rasmussen:

This is huge. First folios don’t turn up very often, and when they do, it’s usually a really chewed up, uninteresting copy. But this one is magnificent.

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