Glass and Glassware in 16-17th Century England

Glass and Glassware in 16-17th Century England

Glass is used over 80 times in Shakespeare’s works, including to talk about specific kinds of glass like pilot’s glass in Alls Well That Ends Well, and “the glasses of my sight” in Coriolanus. We can see from the surviving Shakespeare’s Birthplace in Stratford...
The Story of Shakespeare’s Birthplace

The Story of Shakespeare’s Birthplace

Unlock detailed show notes & bonus episodes by becoming a patron. This website contains affiliate links. There is something uniquely fascinating about the place where someone famous was born and grew up. As many of us travel long distances just for the chance...