“To be, or not to be: that is the question.”William Shakespeare has undeniably left behind him a legacy of plays and poems that have not only been enjoyed by millions, but shaped the English language into what we know today. This book delves into the works of this legendary playwright, from his histories, comedies and tragedies to his thought-provoking sonnets. Discover the life and times of Shakespeare, Elizabethan England and the theatre best known for showcasing his works: The Globe. This book will also explore the impact that his works have had on today’s world from the theatre world to the glitz of the silver screen. Also inside are a number of copies of the original documents including Shakespeare’s will, an extract from the First Folio, and posters for his plays.