The Sonnets of Shakespeare Author:William Shakespeare C.L. Barber writes in his introduction: — "The sonnets not only included some of the most beautiful poems ever written, but they have the additional interest that they are the only poems we have which Shakespeare wrote out of his life, in his own person . . . People often wish that a diary or correspondence might turn up from which we could lea... more »rn about Shakespeare; in the sonnets, we have, by a fluke, something of this kind."
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