The amazing web site of Shakespeare's Sonnets, Italian harpsichord of the 16th century.



This is part of the web site of Shakespeare's sonnets



Italian Harpsichord by A Transuntino, 1531, (with paintings of the 17th. Century.)


How oft when thou my music, music play'st

Upon that blessed wood whose motion sounds

With thy sweet fingers when thou gently sway'st

The wiry concord that mine ear confounds.






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General notes

Sonnets 1 - 50

Sonnets 51 - 100

Sonnets 101 - 154

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