• Art
  • Published 1998

Shakespeare and the Peters in History

  title={Shakespeare and the Peters in History},
  author={Donald W. Foster},
Editor's Note Scholars participating in the Forum on A Funeral Elegy (Shakespeare Studies 25) were invited to respond to any points raised in that general discussion. The responses of those who accepted this invitation are presented below. With a freedom that is hardly warranted by the fullness of the available evidence, a few scholars have indulged in fantasy about William Peter. Leah Marcus considers the Elegy in its cultural context and, rising above hysteria to history, rightly endorses a… CONTINUE READING