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Shakespeare
used in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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Definition
English dramatist and poet frequently cited as the greatest writer in the English language and who wrote such words as Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet (1564-1616)
  • So the duke said these Arkansaw lunkheads couldn't come up to Shakespeare; what they wanted was low comedy—and maybe something ruther worse than low comedy, he reckoned.
    Chapter 22 (93% in)
  • "Hamlet's soliloquy, you know; the most celebrated thing in Shakespeare.
    Chapter 21 (10% in)

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