William Shakspere


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Noun1.William Shakspere - English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)William Shakspere - English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)
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The playright signed his name Willm Shakp, William Shaksper, Wm Shakspe, William Shakspere, Willm Shakspere and William Shakspeare.
Nelson makes a case that the 17th Earl of Oxford, Edward de Vere, and not the actor and theater owner William Shakspere of Stratford-upon-Avon, was the revered playwright and poet known as William Shakespeare.
For centuries William Shakspere (and variations on this) had been bringing worshippers in ever-increasing numbers to Stratford to pay respects at the shrine of England's greatest poet.