Notes and emendations to the text of Shakespeare"s plays

from early manuscript corrections in a copy of the folio, 1632, in the possession of J. Payne Collier.
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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Forgeries., Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism, Textual., Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Bibliography -- Folios. 1632., Literary forgeries and mystifications., English drama -- Criticism, Tex
SeriesBurt Franklin research & source works series, 401, Essays in literature & criticism, 79.
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LC ClassificationsPR2951 .A2 1970
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Open LibraryOL5077413M
LC Control Number74126408

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Notes and emendations to the text of Shakespeare's plays from eary manuscript corrections in a copy of the folioAuthor: John Payne Collier Shakespeare’s Library: A Collection of the Romances, Novels, Poems and Histories.

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Notes and Emendations to the Text of Shakespeare’s Plays The editor and forger John Payne Collier (–) claimed to have discovered a Second Folio of Shakespeare which had been ‘corrected’ in a mid-seventeenth-century hand. He published this catalogue of the emendations, including his commentary on them, in Shakespeare's Dramatic Universe.

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The reading of the present text appears to the left of the square bracket. The earliest sources of readings not in F, the First Folio text (upon which this edition is based), are indicated as follows: F2 is the Second Folio of ; F3 is the Third Folio of. Full text of "Notes and emendations to the text of Shakespeare's plays: from early manuscript corrections in a copy of the folio, " See other formats.

The reading of the present text appears to the left of the square bracket. The earliest sources of readings not in Q1, the quarto ofupon which this edition is based, are indicated as follows: Q2 is the quarto of ; F is the Shakespeare First Folio of The full text of Shakespeare's plays and sonnets side-by-side with translations into modern English.

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Full text, summaries, illustrations, guides for reading, and more. The reading of the present text appears to the left of the square bracket. Unless otherwise noted, the reading to the left of the bracket is from F, the First Folio text (upon which this edition is based).The earliest sources of readings not in F are indicated as follows: F2 is the Second Folio of ; F3 is the Third Folio of –64; F4 is the Fourth Folio of ; Ed.

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Comedies All’s Well That Ends Well: Bertie runs away to avoid his new wife, Helena, but she follows him and tricks him into being her [ ].

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His surviving works consist of 38 plays, sonnets, two long narrative poems, and several other poems. His plays have been William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April ) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.4/5.

The Plays of William Shakespeare was an 18th-century edition of the dramatic works of William Shakespeare, edited by Samuel Johnson and George n announced his intention to edit Shakespeare's plays in his Miscellaneous Observations on Macbeth (), and a full Proposal for the edition was published in The edition was finally published in Tragedies: These plays, of course, represent the downfall of a tragic hero with all the common elements of a tragedy.

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Click on the play below to read the Shakespeare\'s original text, split into Acts and Scenes. The original play texts are taken from Shakespeare\'s complete works, published as the First Folio. A couple of things to bear in mind when reading Shakespeare\'s original texts: As well as dialogue the texts also include stage directions - direction to the theatre company performing the play.

The Comedy of Errors not only contains the complete text of the play but also presents the expanse of scholarly opinion and interpretation from the earliest commentary to the present.

It covers dating, sources, and emendations to stage history and influential interpretations of particular words.

This Variorum volume includes a CD that contains the contents as fully text. Physical Description: leaf 3Z2 verso (page ). Read this book on Questia. As its title implies, The Backgrounds of Shakespeare's Plays is concerned with both the playwright's art and what lies behind it-the social, literary, theatrical, and philosophical antecedents which determine to a marked degree the modern reader's appreciation, understanding, and even prejudices about Shakespeare.

The book’s current binding dates to the late seventeenth-century and establishes a terminus ad quem for the emendations made mostly in Romeo & Juliet and Hamlet but also very sporadically in a few other plays.

Many of these marginal emendations were cropped when the book acquired its current binding, meaning that they had to have been written before it. Buy Shakespeare plays books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery. William Shakespeare 2 Shakespeare produced most of his known work between and [8][9] His early plays were mainly comedies and histories, genres he raised to the peak of sophistication and artistry by the end of the 16th Size: 4MB.Text Chronology; List of Characters’ Names; Appendices of Beings, Times, Places, Languages and Dialects; The content of the website database differs in two main respects: Because of space limitations, the book was able to include no more than six quotations from the plays/poems to illustrate each of the words and senses contained in the Glossary.NOTES TO SHAKESPEARE Vol.

III Tragedies Edited, with an Introduction, by Arthur Sherbo Los Angeles William Andrews Clark Memorial Library University of California GENERAL EDITORS. Richard C. Boys, University of Michigan. Ralph Cohen, University of California, Los Angeles.

Vinton A. Dearing, University of California, Los Angeles.