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Reason No. 46 Why Edward de Vere Earl of Oxford was Shakespeare: Edmund Spenser’s Lament in 1590 for “Our Pleasant Willy” Who Was “Dead of Late”
In 1590 the poet Edmund Spenser published the first books of The Fairie Queene and then in 1591 The Teares of the Muses. In the latter poem, nine goddesses bemoaned the current state of the arts, …