William Bishop


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a resident of Bridgetown in Stratford and the source of the story told by John Roberts in 1729, and subsequently dismissed as false, that two chests of Shakespeare's manuscripts were destroyed by fire (presumably at Warwick in 1694).


Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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