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The religion of Shakespeare / chiefly from the writings of the late Mr. Richard Simpson ; by Henry Sebastian Bowden.

General note: Based on Simpson's ms. written in reply to Lord Mahon's article in the Edinburgh review, January 1866, criticizing him for defending the "probability of Shakespeare being a Catholic". Three chapters having been added ... by the present writer ... The other six chapters are mainly Mr. Simpson's. Cf Preface. Copy (81040911) includes letter. Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index.