Alan H. Nelson Homepage
Index to former owners of various printed books, including
books owned by Humphrey Dyson (1582-1633) and books in the UMI-STC microfilm
Shakespeare "authorship" pages.
Publication of Monstrous Adversary.
Discussions and documents concerning Shakespeare claimants,
including William Shakespeare of Stratford and
Edward de Vere 17th earl of Oxford.
I am Professor Emeritus in the
Department of English
at the University of California, Berkeley.
My specializations are paleography, bibliography, and the reconstruction
of the literary life and times of medieval and Renaissance England from
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