William Shakespeare

July 22, 2022
A First Folio of Shakespeare’s works—one of fewer than twenty remaining in private hands, and this one with Scottish provenance dating back to the seventeenth century—sold at Sotheby’s yesterday fo
June 9, 2022
New York -- Often referred to as the most important book in English literature, Shakespeare's First Folio is an extraordinary piece of history dating back to 1623. One of fewer than twenty remainin
May 20, 2022
There are many ways of reinterpreting our cultural heritage, but Shakespeare scholar and historian Ella Hawkins has come up with one of the most wholesome.
April 28, 2022
The intersection between literature and the other creative arts is the focus of two new exhibitions in London and Hampshire.
 
April 27, 2022
New York — Swann Galleries will present Early Printed Books at auction Thursday, May 5.
October 22, 2021
Reno, NV – An exceedingly rare First Folio single play “fragment” of William Shakespeare’s The First Part of Henry the Fourth, published in 1623, will be offered during Holabird Western Americana C
August 23, 2021
London — A first collected edition of Shakespeare's poems (1640) with an illustrious provenance – containing all but eight of the sonnets and other shorter, non-dramatic poetry – has returned to th
February 2, 2021
Last week, the Brotherton Library at the University of Leeds in the UK announced its acquisition of a very special book.
December 3, 2020
It’s that time of year, and sure, buying a book for a bibliophile is generally a good idea, but it can be tricky to pick just the right thing.
October 15, 2020
Yesterday, a copy of Shak