Shakspere, Personal Recollections
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Shakspere, Personal Recollections

By John A. (John Alexander) Joyce
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Table of Contents
  • SHAKSPERE Personal Recollections
  • BY
    • COLONEL JOHN A. JOYCE
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS.
  • FACSIMILE PAGES.
  • SWEEPSTAKES.
  • Shakspere: Personal Recollections
  • CHAPTER I.
    • BIRTH. SCHOOL DAYS. SHOWS.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • LAUNCHED. APPRENTICE BOY. AMBITION.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • FARM LIFE. SPORTING. POACHING ON LUCY.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • IN SEARCH OF PEACE AND FORTUNE.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • LONDON. ITS GUILT AND GLORY.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • TAVERNS. THEATRES. VARIEGATED SOCIETY.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • THEATRICAL DRUDGERY. COMPOSITIONS.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • GROWING LITERARY RENOWN. ROYAL PATRONS.
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • BOHEMIAN HOURS. WESTMINSTER ABBEY. "LOVE'S LABOR'S LOST."
  • CHAPTER X.
    • QUEEN ELIZABETH. WAR. SHAKSPERE IN IRELAND.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • RURAL ENGLAND. "ROMEO AND JULIET"
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • "JULIUS CÆSAR."
  • CHAPTER XIII.
    • TWO TRAMPS. BY LAND AND SEA.
  • CHAPTER XIV.
    • WINDSOR PARK. "MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM."
  • CHAPTER XV.
    • THE JEW. SHYLOCK. "MERCHANT OF VENICE."
  • CHAPTER XVI.
    • THE SUPERNATURAL. "HAMLET."
  • CHAPTER XVII.
    • DEATH OF QUEEN ELIZABETH. CORONATION OF KING JAMES.
  • CHAPTER XVIII.
    • SHAKSPERE AS MONOLOGIST. KING JAMES.
  • CHAPTER XIX.
    • STRATFORD. SHAKSPERE'S DEATH. PATRIOTISM DOWN THE AGES.
    • TRANSCRIBER'S NOTES
      • Fixed issues
    • Fixed issues
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