Monthly Archives: November 2015

Alfoxden Hall, Holford: Wordsworth and Coleridge.

The GPS didn’t seem to know where or what Holford was, and Holford wasn’t marked on our map. We asked the guides at Coleridge Cottage for directions. Holford was along the road from the end of the lane the ran up … Continue reading

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Nether Stowey: Coleridge, and Wordsworth

All along I’d had it in mind that Taunton and Nether Stowey were only about an hour’s drive north-west from Stratford. But these places are south-west and over two and a half hours drive from Stratford, and beyond Cheltenham. Telling ourselves that we … Continue reading

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Stratford-upon-Avon

Getting back to our visit to Stratford-upon-Avon and Shakespeare’s birthplace in May this year… Stratford-upon-Avon, known locally as Stratford, is a medieval town that is situated on the River Avon, and is largest town in the district of Stratford-on-Avon. The term “upon” … Continue reading

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Solving the Mysteries–Craig and Kinney, Shakespeare, Computers, and the Mystery of Authorship

In a review of Hugh Craig and Arthur Kinney’s co-authored book, Shakespeare, Computers, and the Mystery of Authorship, Gary Taylor says: With Craig and Kinney’s collection computational stylistics has come of age, achieving at last the kind of maturity, clarity, … Continue reading

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