Welcome to Escalus
The image to the right is an 1830s Lord Leighton Frederic painting. Escalus is the figure in the center.
Escalus as a character, appears in two of Shakespeare's plays; Romeo and Juliet and Measure for Measure.
Want more?I can recommend these literary websites: (I have contributed to all of them in some way or other).
- Bertolt Brecht
- Every Available Word Now
- Joyful Quotations
- Rudyard Kipling
- The Book of Tea
- William Blake
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Current version: Escalus.Com Version 6.09 (August 18, 2007)
The image to the left is by Lord Leighton Frederic and is titled The Reconciliation of the Montagues and Capulets Over the Dead Bodies of Romeo and Juliet (1853-55)