- Edward,1843–1913, Irish critic and poet.
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Much of this is Professor Dowden's view and not Shakespeare's.The Man Shakespeare
To this last there is an admirable introduction by Professor Dowden.
Professor Dowden, in his Life of Shelley, 1886, uses the book freely.
Utter, express; or "'to sound as with a plummet' is possible" (Dowden).Shakespeare's Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet
Dowden believes there is some mystery in Hamlet but will say no more.Ulysses