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... Johnson began reading Shakespeare's plays and poetry when he was a young boy ... Johnson's fascination with Shakespeare continued throughout his life, and Johnson focused his time while preparing A Dictionary of the English Language on Shakespeare's plays ... Johnson came to believe that there was a problem with the collections of Shakespearean plays that were available during his lifetime ...
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