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The first quarto of Othello

The first quarto of Othello

Author: William Shakespeare; Scott McMillin
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005.
Series: Early quartos, 96.; New Cambridge Shakespeare / general ed. Brian Gibbons, 96.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This 2001 book presents the first modernized and edited version of the 1622 Othello, this edition consists of a detailed introduction, quarto text, select collation and textual notes. An important  Read more...

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Named Person: Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Scott McMillin
ISBN: 0521615941 9780521615945
OCLC Number: 254928789
Description: XI, 148 Seiten.
Contents: Acknowledgements; Abbreviations and conventions; Introduction: the textual problem; Q1 and foul papers; Greg sets the standard; Economy in the New Bibliography; Revision or abridgement; New evidence of foul papers?; Grounds for doubt; Walkley, Okes and the 'Cameron Group'; Punctuation; Compositorial prudence; Scribal punctuation and the Barnavelt Manuscript; Other King's-Men plays, 1619-22; Actors' interpolations; Listening; Dictation in the theatres; Mislineation; Playhouse scripts; Summary; Date of the Q1 playscript; Editorial procedure; The Play.
Series Title: Early quartos, 96.; New Cambridge Shakespeare / general ed. Brian Gibbons, 96.
Responsibility: [William Shakespeare.] Ed. by Scott McMillin.


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