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Shakespeare
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
English dramatist and poet frequently cited as the greatest writer in the English language and who wrote such works as Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet (1564-1616)
  • I could recite you the whole of Thucydides, Xenophon, Plutarch, Titus Livius, Tacitus, Strada, Jornandes, Dante, Montaigne, Shakespeare, Spinoza, Machiavelli, and Bossuet.
    Chapters 15-16 (95% in)
  • Thus was Lady Macbeth served by her conscience, when she sought to give her son, and not her husband (whatever Shakespeare may say), a throne.
    Chapters 51-52 (92% in)
  • No, no; like Shakespeare's 'Polonius,' he died for another.
    Chapters 79-80 (76% in)
  • " 'Woman is fickle.' said Francis I.; 'woman is like a wave of the sea,' said Shakespeare; both the great king and the great poet ought to have known woman's nature well."
    Chapters 85-86 (16% in)

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