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UNESCO has given 90 documents (six of them at the Folger) the same cultural status as the Magna Carta and the Gutenberg Bible.
EMED is a large, searchable digital resource on the hundreds of commercial plays by the other authors of Shakespeare’s time.
Without benefit of online dating and wedding planners, how did people come together and wed in early modern England?
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Folger Director Michael Witmore writes about appreciation for and stewardship of the Folger Shakespeare Library's historic building.
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