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Almost 400 years ago, on 23 April 1616, William Shakespeare died. Perhaps the looming anniversary is what prompted a search through the library of Mount Stuart House on the Isle of Bute, Scotland, where a valuable copy of the 'First Folio' (1623) has recently been discovered.

Another copy of William Shakespeare’s First Folio has been found in a manor in Scotland. Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Another copy of William Shakespeare’s First Folio has been found in a manor in Scotland. Dylan Martinez/Reuters