THEY SAVED SHAKESPEARE: 'THE BOOK OF WILL' IS A DRAMATIC STORY WELL TOLD

In the early 1620s, a couple of aging actors named Henry Condell and John Heminges set about the task of publishing, in a single, bound volume, all of the plays of their late and beloved pal William Shakespeare. "Just to have them all together," their characters say in Lauren Gunderson's terrific...

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Lauren: Lauren may be a given name or surname. The name's meaning may be "Laurel tree", "sweet of honor" or "victory of wisdom".
Shakespeare: William Shakespeare 23 April 1616)[nb 1] was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon".[nb 2] His extant works, including some collaboration