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THE TEXT OF THE PLAY

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THE AUTHOR
WHEN William Shakespeare's Othello was performed in 1604, the author was already one of the most popular dramatists of his day, as well as an actor and a producer. Most of his best comedies, his great history plays, and some of his finest tragedies were behind him. Only
King Lear, Macbeth, Antony and Cleopatra, Coriolanus, Timon of Athens, Pericles, Cymbeline, The Winter's Tale, The Tempest, and Henry VIII were yet to be written.
Shakespeare was so well known as a literary and dramatic craftsman that Francis Meres, a young preacher, in a volume called Palladis Tamia: Wits Treasury (1598), referred in flattering terms to him as "mellifluous and honey-tongued Shakespeare," famous for his Venus and Adonis, his Luerece, and "his sugared sonnets," which were circulating "among his private friends." Meres observes further that "as Plautus and Seneca are accounted the best for comedy and tragedy among the Latins, so Shakespeare among the English is the most excellent in both kinds for the stage," and he mentions a dozen plays that had made a name for Shakespeare. He concludes with the remark "that the Muses would speak with Shakespeare's fine filed phrase if they would speak English."
To those acquainted with the history of the Elizabethan and Jacobean periods, it is incredible that any

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