In this episode Nick Brandehoff and Robin Brandehoff help us look at the toxins in several of William Shakespeare’s plays. Some assorted links to materials we reference are below:
Complete Works of William Shakespeare
The Poison Garden on Water Hemlock
Toxicity from mandrake berries used as a sexual aid from The Poison Review
Handbook of Poisonous and Injurious Plants
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