Shakespeare in Print: A History and Chronology of Shakespeare Publishingby Andrew Murphy
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 makes this volume an invaluable basic research resource.
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Table of ContentsAcknowledgements; 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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