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Shakespeare's Syndicate

The First Folio, its Publishers, and the Early Modern Book Trade

Ben Higgins

  • Offers new narratives about the publication of William Shakespeare's First Folio based on the involvement of those who made the book
  • Packed with a wealth of fresh primary evidence including court records, manuscript letters, bookseller's bills, copy-specific annotations, and the literature itself
  • Models new methods of working with early modern stationers by breaking free from the isolated case study and pursuing the larger stories that can be told by connecting book trade figures
  • Revises current theories about the early reception of the First Folio and the role this book has played in organising our understanding of Shakespearean textual authority
  • Showcases a compelling combination of bibliographic rigour and interpretive creativity

$90.00

Hardcover

Published: 10 June 2022

320 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780192848840


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$90.00

Hardcover

Published: 10 June 2022

320 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780192848840


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (01)

Shakespeare's Syndicate

The First Folio, its Publishers, and the Early Modern Book Trade

Ben Higgins

  • Offers new narratives about the publication of William Shakespeare's First Folio based on the involvement of those who made the book
  • Packed with a wealth of fresh primary evidence including court records, manuscript letters, bookseller's bills, copy-specific annotations, and the literature itself
  • Models new methods of working with early modern stationers by breaking free from the isolated case study and pursuing the larger stories that can be told by connecting book trade figures
  • Revises current theories about the early reception of the First Folio and the role this book has played in organising our understanding of Shakespearean textual authority
  • Showcases a compelling combination of bibliographic rigour and interpretive creativity

$90.00

Hardcover

Published: 10 June 2022

320 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780192848840


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (01)