William Shakespeare resource links

To aid classroom or home study using Real Reads books, here are some links to other websites which will help you to gain a greater understanding of William Shakespeare and Elizabethan England.

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Good general introduction to Shakespeare’s life. Contains information and pictures of the houses linked to him in and around Stratford.


Lots of information including details about Elizabethan daily life.


See the original texts side by side with a modern English translation.