William Shakespeare (April 23, 1564 – April 23, 1616) - was the greatest English poet and dramatist of the XVI century. Shakespeare is an author of 17 comedies, 10 chronicles, 11 tragedies, 5 poems and a cycle of 154 sonnets
Shakespeare's plays enjoyed great popularity, but only a few viewers knew his name at that time because viewers get attention to the actors work for the first time. Shakespeare's plays were very popular, but no one read his plays because poet appealed to actors.
1)The Comedy of Errors – )The two Gentlemen of Verona – )Much Ado About Nothing – )The Passionate Pilgrim – )King Henry VI – 1592 The best tragedies of that period are: 1)Hamlet, Prince of Denmark – )Troilus and Cressida – )Othello, the Moor of Venice – )King Lear – )Antony and Cleopatra – 1607 The best compositions of that period are:
The best plays of that period are: 1)Cymberline – )The Winters Tale – )The Tempest – )Henry VIII – 1613
My favorite lines of William Shakespeare are lines of work "The Passionate Pilgrim", I know it by heart. It is very vital. It show how to distinguish … faithful friend from flattering foe.