WHAT BLEST GENIUS?
In September 1769, three thousand people descended on Stratford upon Avon to celebrate the artistic legacy of the town's most famous son, William Shakespeare. Told from the dual perspectives of David Garrick, who masterminded the Jubilee, and James Boswell, who attended it, Stott's narrative is rich with humor, gossip, and theatrical intrigue. Illus.
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