iOS app Android app

Folger Shakespeare Library

Another Royal Portrait Gets Its Time In The Spotlight

AP | By MARTHA WAGGONER | Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

RALEIGH, N.C. -- For decades, a portrait of Queen Elizabeth I hung in a small garden gift shop on North Carolina's Outer Banks. Legend had it that the...

Raymond Scott, Quirky Rare Books Dealer, Cleared Of Shakespeare Theft

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

LONDON — A book dealer has been cleared of stealing a rare first edition of Shakespeare's plays, but was found guilty of handling stolen goods a...

Shakespeare Thief Arrives For Court In Silver Limo

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

LONDON — A flashy British book dealer accused of stealing a rare first edition of Shakespeare's plays appeared for trial Wednesday in a silver l...