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Shakespeare Studies: Shakespeare and Law

A guide for students and professors interested in the study of Shakespeare's life and works

Shakespeare, Politics, and the Law

     "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers."

     Henry VI, Part II, Act iv, scene ii

Reference Titles

Books in the Stacks

This is just a select list of some of the many titles pertaining to Shakespeare, Politics and the Law.  Use Bobcat to search for more books and check the subject headings to narrow down (or expand) your search parameters to locate other books.

Also, be sure to browse the stacks when you go to retrieve a book.  Because of the way books are classified in the library, books with similar topics will oftentimes be located near one another.  Take a moment to examine some of the adjoining titles and perhaps you will be rewarded with another book to use for your research project.

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