William Shakespeare died 1616 aged 52. His surviving works consist of 38 plays and 154 sonnets. Interestingly the stone slab covering his grave is inscribed with a curse against moving his bones. Read about Shakespeare's Life
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Mark Bostridge - Author
Mark Bostridge is a biographer and literary critic who lives in London.
He is the biographer of Florence Nightingale. (source:the Guardian)
The Fateful Year England 1914 Mark Bostridge
The Fateful Year by Mark Bostridge is the story of England in 1914. War with Germany, so often imagined and predicted, finally broke out when people were least prepared for it. Here, among a crowded cast of unforgettable characters, are... Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2014