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As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain;
and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

William Shakespeare...

...And the art of information exchange

One of the greatest potential uses of the Internet is the ability to make information available to very many people (ideally everyone) though free exchange. With such worth ideals in mind, one of the first things I ever did with this website was to put the complete works of Shakespeare online — and here they remain for your downloading pleasure.

I did this before learning of the Gutenberg Project, an excellent project. I suggest you go there next in your quest for quality online material....

The man who can - Billy boy.

Download the Complete Works


The whole set clocks in at just over five megabytes of uncompressed text. Download it below in your favourite compressed format.

shakespeare.tar.bz2 (1,504 kB)
shakespeare.tar.gz (2,016 kB)
shakespeare.zip (2,084 kB)