Tag: Revision


Five Fascinating Facts about Cymbeline

A short summary of the main facts surrounding Shakespeare’s neglected late play 1. Samuel Johnson wasn’t impressed by Cymbeline. The eighteenth-century critic, poet, and lexicographer dismissed its ‘unresisting imbecility’, while George Bernard Shaw (who liked All’s Well That Ends Well, at least as much as Shaw liked any Shakespeare) called it ‘stagey trash of the […]


The Best Literature Quiz

The best and most fiendishly difficult literature quiz – can you answer all the questions? We’ve put together an interesting literature quiz – and we think it’s the best literature quiz around (but then we would say that). It might be considered a long-awaited sequel (long-awaited by whom we’re not […]