William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. His remarkable works include approximately 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, plus a few other verses (some of uncertain authorship). His plays have been translated into every major living language, and are performed more often than those of any other playwright.
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