Shakespeare, the world's literary giant, has inspired
so many people by his 154 sonnets,37 plays, and 5
poems. His works influence not only people during
the Elizabethan Era, but also the present age. His
great tragedies such as Romeo & Juliet have moved
people to tears. His famous love sonnets are quoted
by so many to express love. Let's find out more about
and spend some time reading his great works!
About the Bard
Shakespeare was born in April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon,
England. Do you want to know more about his family
and his birthplace? What is so special about Stratford-upon-Avon,
which is now a famous tourist spot? Take a look at
Timeline and Shakespeare's
Stratford on the Web !
Among Shakespeare's plays and sonnets, which one(s)
do you like most? Have you read all of his great works?
Now, you don't have to pick up a thick book of "complete
works of Shakespeare" to read the Bard's pieces.
Try the online readings at the World
Wide School. If you only want to read the great
plays, visit The
First Web Folia Edition of Shakespeare's Works
If you have a good appetite for more materials about
Shakespeare, browse Shakespeare
Online . Here you can find not only the Bard's
plays and poems, but also essays and analysis of his
works, related books and videos, quizzes and useful
web links, and a lot more. Still lots of questions
to ask? FAQs at Shakespeare
Online and Shakespeare.com
may give you some help!
Stratford on the Web,
William Shakespeare and the Internet .