The Bard and the censor
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The Bard and the censor

A full two hundred years after Shakespeare's death Thomas Bowdler picked on the poor Bard as a starting point to begin his self-appointed purification mission, writes KVK Murthy.PICS: Shakespeare on celluloid | Authors reveal favourite Shakespeare quotes | Will the GenNext care for Shakespeare?

india Updated: Apr 23, 2012 18:29 IST

First Published: Apr 23, 2012 17:40 IST