Philip Weller caricature
Philip and Weller hugging

Welcome to my web site, now under development for more than twenty years.   
-- Philip Weller, November 13, 1941 - February 1, 2021
Dr. Weller, an Eastern Washington University professor of English and Shakespearean scholar for more than 50 years.

Note to As You Like It, 3.5.47: "bugle eyeballs"


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As You Like It,
Act 3, Scene 5, line 47.
bugle eyeballs: i.e., black beady eyes. —Bugles were black tubular beads much used to decorate clothes in Shakespeare's time. Bugles (now known as bugle beads) are still in use and available today.





Bugle Beads
Bugle Beads