The Shakespeare Apocrypha (Shakespeare Yearbook v. 16)

The Shakespeare Apocrypha (Shakespeare Yearbook v. 16)

By: Douglas A. Brooks (editor)Hardback

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Brings together a number of articles from an international group of scholars united around the topic of the Shakespearean Apocrypha. These articles are followed by a series of book reviews on Shakespeare scholarship and notes on the contributors.


General Editor's Introduction; Special Essay:; The Context of John Shakespeare's "Recusancy" Re-examined - Glyn Parry; Theme Essays; Shakespeare Supplanted - John Jowett Woodstock's Golden Metamorphosis - Michael Egan; A Play Finally Anonymous - Richard Preiss; A Fear of "Ould" Plays: How Mucedorus Brought down the House and Fought for Charles II in 1652 - Victor Holtcamp; Shakespeare's Dead Sea Scroll: On the Apocryphal Appearance of Pericles - Scott Maisano; "Beyond the Fringe"? Receiving, Adapting, and Performing The London Prodigal - Paul Edmondson; The Actors in Sir Thomas More - Tom Rutter; A Question (not) to be Askt: Is Hand D a Copy? - Gerald Downs; Apocryphal Agency: A Yorkshire Tragedy and Early Modern Authorship - Michael Saenger; Two Tough Nuts to Crack: Did Shakespeare Write the "Shakespeare" Portions of Sir Thomas More and Edward III? - Ward E. Y. Elliott and Robert J. Valenza; Looking for Shakespeare in Edward III - Marina Tarlinskaja; Canonical Breaches and Apocryphal Patches - Jeffrey Kahan; "'Tis a rightful quarrel must prevail": Edward III at Stratford - Nicola Bennett and Richard Proudfoot; General Essays; Shakespeare's Language and the Restoration - Massimiliano Morini; Reflecting on Performativity - William E. Engel; DeWitt, Van Buchell, the Swan, and the Globe: Some Notes - Johan Gerritsen; Book Reviews; Notes on Contributors.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773454217
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 568
  • ID: 9780773454217
  • ISBN10: 0773454217

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