Benario, Herbert W.
June 2008
Notes & Queries;Jun2008, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p202
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
The article presents an analysis of the literary influence of the book "Histories" by Cornelius Tacitus on the writings of William Shakespeare. Drawing from the Shakespeare plays "Richard II" and "Macbeth," the author suggests there are numerous parallels of dramatic narrative between Shakespeare and Tacitus.


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