This Week in History – Shakespeare Sonnets
(20 May 2016)

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This Week in History – Shakespeare Sonnets Published


Just how much do you know about history’s greatest inventions, masterpieces and discoveries?

In between revolutionising theatre and the English language, four centuries ago today 154 of William Shakespeare’s sonnets were first published… revolutionising poetry and the English language. 

This Week in History, let’s delve into the story behind the bard’s landmark poetic publication.

 

 

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