Creator: William Shakespeare
Issued: Latest probably 1850
Language: English
Description: Volume containing Venus and Adonis, and possibly also The Rape of Lucrece
Source: Memoirs pg. 101 "Now the first English poem which impressed me deeply [...] was Shakespeare’s Venus and Adonis. I read it certainly before we left 7 Berkeley Square, and, I think, before I was ten years old."|Memoirs pg. 101 "Probably the poem would have made no more impression on me than did The Rape of Lucrece, to which I remained indifferent."
Author of this Entry: WHL
Evidence Type: Book