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For questions about the play Measure for Measure, written in 1603 or 1604 by William Shakespeare. Use this tag with the [william-shakespeare] tag.

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Did Shakespeare's audience believe Measure for Measure to be realistic?

In the play Measure for Measure Vincentio, the Duke of Vienna, leaves his city in the charge of a judge while he goes on a "diplomatic mission". It transpires that he has not, in fact, left the city ...