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Thread #166503   Message #4005017
Posted By: GUEST,Grishka
18-Aug-19 - 05:14 PM
Thread Name: Correct location for historical song?
Subject: RE: Correct location for historical song?
Jim, I think John was in irony mode, with a similar message to mine of 16 Aug 19 - 06:17 AM.

On the other hand, History Drama la Shakespeare is a genre of its own, where indeed accuracy is not being claimed at all. The price to pay is that such a drama must derive its sense entirely out of its fable, without any accreditation from historical science.