List of Authors Consulted

 

[Those marked with a * favor the Baconian theory of the origin of the "Shake-speare" plays.]

 

ABBOTT, E. A., Introduction to Mrs. Pott's Edition of Bacon's Promus (1882); Life of Bacon (1885).

ACADEMY, The, April 21, 1894.

ADDISON, JOSEPH, The Tatler, No. 267 (1710).

AIKIN, LUCY, Court of James I. (1882).

ALLIBONE, S. A., Dictionary of Authors (1871).

ATHENÆUM, THE (1856, 1871, 1874).

AUBREY, JOHN, Biographical MSS. (1697).

* BACON, DELIA, The Philosophy of Shakespeare's Plays Unfolded (1857).

* BACON SOCIETY, Journals of, London (1886-90).

BARTAS, DU, The Second Week of Creation (1584).

BAYNES, T. S., Fraser's Magazine (1879-80); Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed. (Art. Shakespeare).

BEAUMONT, FRANCIS, The Mask (1612).

BLACKWOOD'S Edinburgh Magazine, March, 1889.

BLADES, WILLIAM, Shakespeare and Typography (1872).

BRADLEY, HENRY, The (London) Academy, April 21, 1894.

BROWNE, C. ELLIOT, Fraser's Magazine (1874).

BUCKNILL, JOHN C., The Psychology of Shakespeare (1859).

BURNEY, CHARLES, History of Music (1789).

CAMPBELL, CHIEF JUSTICE, Shakespeare's Legal Acquirements (1859).

 

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CHETTLE, HENRY, Kind Heart's Dream (1592).

CHURCH, RICHARD W., Life of Bacon (1884).

CLARK, N. G., Elements of the English Language (1866).

CLARKE, CHARLES and MARY COWDEN, Preface to Works of Shakespeare (1866).

COLERIDGE, SAMUEL TAYLOR, Lectures on Shakespeare (1830).

COLLIER, J. P., Notes and Emendations (1853); Shakespeare's Works (1858).

COOKE, JAMES, Preface to English Bodies by John Hall (1657).

CRAIK, G. L., English Literature and Language (1866).

CREIGHTON, CHARLES, Blackwood, No. 145.

DAVIS, CUSHING K., Law in Shakespeare (1884).

DICKENS, CHARLES, Dictionary of Oxford and Cambridge (1879).

DIGGES, LEONARD, Verses to Shakespeare (1623, 1640).

DIXON, WM. HEPWORTH, Personal History of Lord Bacon (1861).

* DONNELLY, IGNATIUS, The Great Cryptogram (1888).

DOYLE, JOHN T.----Shakespeariana (1893); Overland Monthly (1886).

DOWDEN, EDWARD, Shakespeare : His Mind and Art (1879).

DYER, T. F. T., Folk-Lore in Shakespeare (1884).

ELZE, KARL, William Shakespeare (1874).

EMERSON, RALPH WALDO, Representative Men (1876).

EVELYN, JOHN, Diary (1641 to 1706).

* FEARON, FRANCIS, Journal of Bacon Society (1886).

FIELD, B. RUSH, Medical Thoughts of Shakespeare, Second Edition (1885).

FLEAY, FREDERIC GARD, Life and Work of Shakespeare (1886).

FLORIO, JOHN, World of Words (1597).

FOWLER, THOMAS, Life of Bacon (1881).

 

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FRISWELL, JAMES H., Life Portraits of William Shakespeare (1864).

FULLER, THOMAS, Worthies of England (1662).

GERVINUS, GEORGE G., Shakespeare Commentaries (1863).

GIFFORD, WILLIAM, Life and Works of Ben Jonson (1816).

GREEN, HENRY, Shakespeare and the Emblem Writers (1870).

GREENE, ROBERT, Groatsworth of Wit (1592).

GUIZOT, F. P. G., Shakespeare and his Times (1852).

HALLAM, HENRY, Introduction to the Literature of Europe (1854).

HALLIWELL-PHILLIPPS, J. O., Outlines of the Life of Shakespeare (1882).

HARVEY, GABRIEL, Letters and Sonnets (1592).

HAWKINS, JOHN, History of Music (1776).

HAZLITT, WILLIAM, Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth (1821).

HEARD, FRANKLIN FISKE, Shakespeare as a Lawyer (1883).

HIPPOCRATES, Presages of Death (about 350 B. C.)

* HOLMES, NATHANIEL, The Authorship of Shakespeare (1887).

HUDSON, HENRY N., Shakespeare : His Life, Art and Characters (1872).

HUME, DAVID, History of England.

HUNTER, JOSEPH, Life and Studies of Shakespeare (1845).

INGLEBY, CLEMENT M., Shakespeare : The Man and the Book (1877); Essays on Shakespeare (1888).

IRELAND, SAMUEL, Picturesque Views on the Warwickshire Avon (1795).

JOHNSON, SAMUEL, Preface to Works of Shakespeare (1765).

JONSON, BEN, Epilogue to Every Man in his Humour; The Poetaster; Conversations with Drummond

(1619); Preface to the First Folio Edition of Shakespeare (1623); Discoveries (1637).

 

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KNIGHT, CHARLES, William Shakespeare (1851).

LANGLIN, J. N., (1884).

LOWELL, JAMES RUSSELL, Among my Books, 1st Series (1870).

LYTTON, E. BULWER, Edinburgh Review (1836).

MACAULAY, THOMAS B., Essay on Lord Bacon (1837).

MALLET, DAVID, Life of Lord Bacon (1740).

MALONE, EDMUND, Life of Shakespeare (1821).

MASSEY, GERALD, Shakespeare's Sonnets (1866).

MATTHEW, SIR TOBY, Collection of English Letters (1660).

MINTO, WILLIAM, English Prose Composition (1886).

MONTAGU, BASIL, Life of Bacon (1825).

MORGAN, APPLETON, The Shakespearean Myth (1881); Shakespeare in Fact and in Criticism (1886).

MORLEY, HENRY, English Writers, Vol. X. (1893).

NASH, THOMAS, Epistle to University Students (1589).

NEWMAN, FRANCIS W., The Echo (1887).

NICHOL, JOHN, Francis Bacon : His Life and Philosophy, Parts I. and II. (1888).

NORRIS, PARKER, Shakespeare Portraits (1885).

* O'CONNOR, WILLIAM, Hamlet's Note-Book (1886).

OLDYS, WILLIAM, O. M. (1761).

OSBORNE, FRANCIS, Advice to his Son (1656).

PARMENIDES, Poetic Remains of (450 B. C.)

PEARSON, CHARLES H., National Life and Character (1893).

PEPYS, SAMUEL, Diary (1659-1669).

* POTT, CONSTANCE M., Edition of Bacon's Promus (1882).

QUARTERLY REVIEW, April, 1894.

RAWLEY, WILLIAM, Resuscitatio (1657).

RÉMUSAT, M. de, Bacon : sa vie, son temps, sa philosophie, et son influence (1857).

RYMER, THOMAS, The Tragedies of the Last Age (1678).

SCHLEGEL, A. W. von, Lectures on Dramatic Art (1846).

SHAKESPEARIANA (1883-1893).

 

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SHAW, THOMAS B., English Literature (1852).

SIMPSON, RICHARD, School of Shakspere, 2 Vols. (1878).

* SMITH, WILLIAM H., Bacon and Shakespeare (1857).

SPALDING, THOMAS A., Elizabethan Demonology (1880).

SPEDDING, JAMES, Philosophical, Literary, and Professional Works of Francis Bacon (1858); Letters and

Life, do. (1870); Evenings with a Reviewer (1881).

STAPFER, PAUL, Shakespeare and Classical Antiquity (1880).

STEELE, RICHARD, The Tatler, No. 131.

STOPES, CHARLOTTE C., The Bacon-Shakespeare Question Answered (1889).

* STRONACH, GEORGE, Journal of Bacon Society (1888).

SWINBURNE, ALGERNON C., Study of Shakespeare (1879).

TAINE, H. A., History of English Literature (1871).

* THEOBALD, ROBERT M., Journals of Bacon Society, Vols. I. and II. (1886-91); Dethroning Shakspere;

Baconiana (1893-94).

ULRICI, HERMANN, Shakespeare's Dramatic Art (1846).

VERPLANCK, G. C., Works of Shakespeare (1847).

WARD, A. W., English Dramatic Literature (1875).

WEISS, JOHN, Wit, Humor, and Shakespeare (1876).

WELSH, ALFRED H., English Literature and Language (1883).

WHATELY, RICHARD, Bacon's Essays, with Annotations (1864).

WHIPPLE, EDWIN P., The Literature of the Age of Elizabeth (1865).

* WHITE, THOMAS W., Our English Homer (1893).

WISE, JOHN R., Shakespeare : His Birthplace and its Neighborhood (1861).

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Return to Table of Contents of Bacon vs Shakspere

I. THE AUTHOR OF THE "SHAKE-SPEARE" PLAYS . . . . . 1

II. WILLIAM SHAKSPERE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

III. FRANCIS BACON . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44

IV. OBJECTIONS CONSIDERED . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118

V. COINCIDENCES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 184

VI. DISILLUSION, A GAIN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 264

VII. BIOGRAPHY OF SHAKSPERE IN FACT AND IN FICTION . . 266

VIII. SUMMARY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 280

INDEX . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283

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