Underneath the portrait of William Shakespeare in a stained-glass window in Stationers’ Hall runs the inscription ‘He was not for an age but for all time’. Four hundred years after his death, we look at Shakespeare’s enduring legacy, both in print and in performance.

Here are just a few droplets of interesting information that you may learn at our Archive Evening: 'William Shakespeare - A Man For All Time' on Monday, 25 April 2016!

Liber C, Venus and Adonis, 1593

The History of King Lear a Tragedy, 1767

Playbill of Every Man in His Humour, 1848

The Worshipful Company
of Stationers
and Newspaper Makers

Stationers' Hall
Ave Maria Lane
London EC4M 7DD

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