Overview

Woodstock


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

An anonymous play of uncertain date, surviving only in manuscript, dealing with the early part of the reign of Richard II and the murder of his uncle, Thomas of Woodstock, Duke of Gloucester. Shakespeare may have known the play, and it has even been suggested that he designed Richard II as a sequel to it.

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.