Reforming Bad Quartos: Performance and Provenance of Six Shakespearean First Editions Kathleen O. Irace

ISBN: 9780874134711

Published: July 1st 1994

Hardcover

232 pages


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Reforming Bad Quartos: Performance and Provenance of Six Shakespearean First Editions  by  Kathleen O. Irace

Reforming Bad Quartos: Performance and Provenance of Six Shakespearean First Editions by Kathleen O. Irace
July 1st 1994 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 232 pages | ISBN: 9780874134711 | 3.54 Mb

This work explores both the performance features and the provenance of the six early Shakespearean playtexts known as bad quartos--the first printed editions of Hamlet, Henry V, Romeo and Juliet, the Merry Wives of Windsor, and the Second and ThirdMoreThis work explores both the performance features and the provenance of the six early Shakespearean playtexts known as bad quartos--the first printed editions of Hamlet, Henry V, Romeo and Juliet, the Merry Wives of Windsor, and the Second and Third Parts of Henry VI.

First examining the performance features of these playtexts, the book goes on to explore the three main theories concerning the provenance of these texts: authorial revision, memorial reconstruction, and adaptation.



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