Read my article about the early seventeenth century play A Yorkshire Tragedy which I wrote for the wonderful ‘Interesting Literature’ blog run by Oliver Tearle. This play was based on real life events in Yorkshire and dramatizes a terrible domestic violence case. It was published under the name of William Shakespeare, but experts no longer believe it to be one of his plays.
Interesting Literature is an amazing resource for fans of literary facts and snippets of interest: https://interestingliterature.com/
If you like the blog, you can go on to treat yourself to a copy of Oliver Tearle’s book The Secret Library. The book is
It’s a whistle-stop tour of 3,000 years of Western history that brings to light forgotten classics and rare gems among the world of books