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Published by Secker in London .
Written in English


  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Lord Alfred Douglas.
ContributionsShakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
The Physical Object
Pagination215p. ;
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17132918M

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The true history of Shakespeare's sonnets: by Lord Alfred Douglas. by Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Sonnets, English, Literature, Knowledge, History and criticism, English Sonnets; People: Samuel Butler (), William Shakespeare (), William Hughes (fl. ). Shakespeare's sonnets are a collection of sonnets, dealing with themes such as the passage of time, love, beauty and mortality. The first 17 poems, traditionally called the procreation sonnets, are addressed to a young man urging him to marry and have children in order to immortalize his beauty by passing it to the next generation. Although the entirety of Shakespeare's sonnets were not formally published until (and even then, they were published without the author's knowledge), an allusion to their existence appeared eleven years earlier, in Francis Meres' Palladis Tamia (), in which Meres commented that Shakespeare's "sugred Sonnets" were circulating privately among the poet's friends. Shakespeare's sonnets are poems that William Shakespeare wrote on a variety of themes. When discussing or referring to Shakespeare's sonnets, it is almost always a reference to the sonnets that were first published all together in a quarto in However, there are six additional sonnets that Shakespeare wrote and included in the plays Romeo and Juliet, Henry V and Love's Labour's Lost.

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