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List of works titled after Shakespeare

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The following is a list of titles of works taken from Shakespearean phrases. It is organized by type of work. This is not the place to list film or television adaptations of Shakespeare's plays; the List of William Shakespeare screen adaptations exists for that purpose.

Antony and Cleopatra[edit]

As You Like It[edit]



Henry IV, Part 1[edit]

Henry IV, Part 2[edit]

Henry V[edit]

Henry VI, Part 1[edit]

Henry VI, Part 2[edit]

Henry VI, Part 3[edit]

Henry VIII[edit]

Julius Caesar[edit]

King John[edit]

King Lear[edit]


Measure for Measure[edit]

The Merchant of Venice[edit]

A Midsummer Night's Dream[edit]

Much Ado About Nothing[edit]


Pericles, Prince of Tyre[edit]

Richard II[edit]

Richard III[edit]

Romeo and Juliet[edit]

The Sonnets[edit]

The Taming of the Shrew[edit]

The Tempest[edit]

Timon of Athens[edit]

Titus Andronicus[edit]

Troilus and Cressida[edit]

Twelfth Night[edit]

The Two Gentlemen of Verona[edit]

The Winter's Tale[edit]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Cavell, Stanley (Summer 1981), "North by Northwest", Critical Inquiry, 7 (4): 764, doi:10.1086/448130

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