Stealing Shakespeare

Stealing Shakespeare

If all the world's a stage, there are few who crave the spotlight more than Raymond Scott. An international playboy and eccentric, Scott became the star of his own drama when he attempted to sell a stolen copy of Shakespeare's First Folio, a literary treasure worth millions. How exactly did this flamboyant extrovert come to possess one of only 231 known copies of arguably the most important book in the English language? We follow the transatlantic investigation involving the FBI, British investigators, rare book experts and the Library of Congress.

Stealing Shakespeare: Sneak Peek

The comedy of errors behind the theft of English literary history's most important printed work.