Contributor biographical information for Shakespeare's names / Laurie Maguire.

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Laurie Maguire was educated in Scotland and studied at the University of London and at the Shakespeare Institute. She lectured in Canada for 12 years before taking up a position as Tutorial Fellow at Oxford in 1999. Her publications include several books on Shakespeare and numerous articles on Renaissance drama, textual problems, performance, and women's studies. She has lectured widely across the United States.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Language.
Names, Personal, in literature.
English language -- Etymology -- Names.
Language and languages in literature.
Characters and characteristics in literature.
Literature and folklore.