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A look at William Shakespeare's Last Will & Testament. What what can we learn about what he owned, who he remembered, what he cared about? 

The most personal document remaining from the life of William Shakespeare is his Last Will & Testament.  Researcher Bonner Miller Cutting looked at 3,000 wills from Shakespeare’s day, and in this interview she describes what she learned about the daily lives of people of that era and about Gentle Will from Stratford-upon-Avon.

Direct download: TSU_01_WillsWill.mp3
Category:Literature -- posted at: 4:36am EDT