Franklin: Record - Secrets of the printed page in the age of Shakespeare : bibliographical studies in the plays of Beaumont, Chapman, Dekker, Fletcher, Ford, Marston, Shakespeare, Shirley, and in the text of King James I's The true lawe of free monarchies : with an edition of Arcadia restored, Egerton MS 1994, folios 212-23 in the British Library / by Akihiro Yamada.

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Secrets of the printed page in the age of Shakespeare : bibliographical studies in the plays of Beaumont, Chapman, Dekker, Fletcher, Ford, Marston, Shakespeare, Shirley, and in the text of King James I's The true lawe of free monarchies : with an edition of Arcadia restored, Egerton MS 1994, folios 212-23 in the British Library / by Akihiro Yamada.

Author/Creator:
Yamada, Akihiro, 1929-
Publication:
Brooklyn, NY : AMS Press, Inc., c2010.
Series:
AMS studies in the Renaissance, 0195-8011 ; no. 46
Format/Description:
Book
p. cm.
Subjects:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism, Textual.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- Criticism, Textual.
English drama -- 17th century -- Criticism, Textual.
Transmission of texts -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Transmission of texts -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Manuscripts, English -- History -- 16th century.
Manuscripts, English -- History -- 17th century.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Relations with printers.
Printing -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Printing -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Contents:
Editing literary and dramatic texts
A Stratford essay
Editions of Shakespeare in the twentieth century
Text, performance, and bibliography : Shakespeare's individual talent versus cultural traditions
"Supplying every stage / with an augmented greeting" : homage to Shakespeare
Variants and bibliography
The printing of King James I's The true lawe of free monarchies, 1603
The printing of sheet B in the W.A. Clark Library copy of George Chapman's Monsieur D'Olive, 1606
Simmes's compositor A in John Marston's The malcontent, Q1-2
The Pforzheimer copies of The malcontent, Q1-3, and press-variants
Q1-3 of The malcontent , 1604, and the compositors
A proof-sheet in An humorous day's mirth, 1599, printed by Valentine Simmes
The seventeenth-century manuscript leaves of George Chapman's May-day, 1611
A risky landing : an edition of Arcadia restored, Egerton MS. 1994, folios 212-23 in the British Library.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Contains:
Time's triumph.
ISBN:
9780404623463 (acid-free paper)
0404623468 (acid-free paper)
Web link:
The Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund Home Page
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