As You Like It: The Cambridge Dover Wilson Shakespeare

As You Like It: The Cambridge Dover Wilson Shakespeare

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by William Shakespeare
     
 

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John Dover Wilson's New Shakespeare, published between 1921 and 1966, became the classic Cambridge edition of Shakespeare's plays and poems until the 1980s. The series, long since out-of-print, is now reissued. Each work is available both individually and as a set, and each contains a lengthy and lively introduction, main text, and substantial notes and glossary

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John Dover Wilson's New Shakespeare, published between 1921 and 1966, became the classic Cambridge edition of Shakespeare's plays and poems until the 1980s. The series, long since out-of-print, is now reissued. Each work is available both individually and as a set, and each contains a lengthy and lively introduction, main text, and substantial notes and glossary printed at the back. The edition, which began with The Tempest and ended with The Sonnets, put into practice the techniques and theories that had evolved under the 'New Bibliography'. Remarkably by today's standards, although it took the best part of half a century to produce, the New Shakespeare involved only a small band of editors besides Dover Wilson himself. As the volumes took shape, many of Dover Wilson's textual methods acquired general acceptance and became an established part of later editorial practice, for example in the Arden and New Cambridge Shakespeares.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781108005753
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/20/2009
Series:
Cambridge Library Collection - Shakespeare and Renaissance Drama Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.47(d)

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As You Like It 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 23 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Claimed nusery.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One of his best. A must read!!!!
Heather009 More than 1 year ago
Unreadable text.
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Marek Parker More than 1 year ago
This is filled with typos and is a garbled mess
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April Krum More than 1 year ago
There are a lot of typos?
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thebooknerd More than 1 year ago
It's one of his best comedies! Worth reading :)
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Impossible to read
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I am in hondura hahahaha