[Bacon and Shakespere: Proof that William Shakespere Could Not Write.]

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Excerpt discussing the handwriting of William Shakespeare including examples of his signature. According to a note at the end of the pamphlet: "The foregoing pages are copied by permission from a very interesting pamphlet published by W. H. Burr, of Washington, D.C., under the title 'Shakespeare Could Not Write.'" Document published by Wm. Henry Burr which discusses Shakespeare's signatures.

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[4] p. ; 19 cm.

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Burr, William Henry January 22, 1886.

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Excerpt discussing the handwriting of William Shakespeare including examples of his signature. According to a note at the end of the pamphlet: "The foregoing pages are copied by permission from a very interesting pamphlet published by W. H. Burr, of Washington, D.C., under the title 'Shakespeare Could Not Write.'"

Document published by Wm. Henry Burr which discusses Shakespeare's signatures.

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[4] p. ; 19 cm.

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Burr, William Henry. [Bacon and Shakespere: Proof that William Shakespere Could Not Write.], pamphlet, January 22, 1886; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186844/: accessed June 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.