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Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet is Shakespeare's famous tragedy of two young "star-cross'd lovers" from rival families.

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As with Shakespeare's other plays, there is no "original" manuscript or author-supervised publication of Romeo and Juliet. Five quarto editions were published by others between 1597 and 1637, and the play was also included in the First Folio of 1623, published seven years after Shakespeare's death. Texts from these and other sources were used to create subsequent editions of the play.

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