Shakespeare in Print: A History and Chronology of Shakespeare Publishing

Shakespeare in Print: A History and Chronology of Shakespeare Publishing

by Andrew Murphy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521771048

ISBN-13: 9780521771047

Pub. Date: 11/13/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This comprehensive reference surveys the editing and publishing of Shakespeare's texts from the Renaissance through our own time. Andrew Murphy not only covers all of the major scholarly editions. He also includes mass market popular editions and ranges widely across the rich field of Shakespeare publishing. Murphy's comprehensive listing of major Shakespeare editions…  See more details below

Overview

This comprehensive reference surveys the editing and publishing of Shakespeare's texts from the Renaissance through our own time. Andrew Murphy not only covers all of the major scholarly editions. He also includes mass market popular editions and ranges widely across the rich field of Shakespeare publishing. Murphy's comprehensive listing of major Shakespeare editions makes this volume an invaluable basic research resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521771047
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/13/2003
Pages:
518
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Part I. Text: Introduction; 1. The early quartos; 2. Early collected editions; 3. The Tonson era 1: Rowe to Warburton; 4. The Tonson era 2: Johnson to Malone; 5. Copyright disputes: English publishers; 6. Copyright disputes: Scottish and Irish publishers; 7. American editions; 8. Nineteenth-century popular editions; 9. Nineteenth-century scholarly editions; 10. The New Bibliography; 11. The later twentieth century; Conclusion - twenty-first-century Shakespeares; Part II. Appendix: Introduction to the appendix; Chronological appendix; Index 1: by play/poem title; Index 2: by series title; Index 3: by editor; Index 4: by publisher; Index 5: by place (excluding London); Notes; Bibliography; Main Index.

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