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William Shakespeare_was born in Stratford-upon-Avon in April, 1564, and his birth is traditionally celebrated on April 23. The facts of his life, known from surviving documents, are sparse. He died on April 23, 1616, and was buried in Holy Trinity Church, Stratford._

A. R._Braunmuller_is Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of California at Los Angeles. He has written critical volumes on George Peele and George Chapman and has edited plays in both the Oxford (King John) and Cambridge (Macbeth) series of Shakespeare editions. He is also general editor of The New Cambridge Shakespeare._

Stephen Orgel_is the Jackson Eli Reynolds Professor of the Humanities at Stanford University and general editor of the Cambridge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture. His books include_Imagining Shakespeare,_The Authentic Shakespeare,_Impersonations: The Performance of Gender in Shakespeare's England_and_The Illusion of Power.]]


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Caesar, Julius -- Assassination -- Drama.
Conspiracies -- Drama.
Rome -- Drama.
Caesar, Julius -- Drama.
Plays.