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The Shakespeare trade

performances and appropriations
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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Appreciation -- United States, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Appreciation -- Great Britain, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Adaptations, Literature and society -- United States -- History, Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History, Capitalism and literature, United States -- Civilization -- English influ

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StatementBarbara Hodgdon.
SeriesNew cultural studies
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LC ClassificationsPR2971.U6 H64 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 306 p. :
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Open LibraryOL351537M
ISBN 100812231430, 0812213890
LC Control Number98010975

"Shakespeare and the Book Trade provides a comprehensive picture of Shakespeare's enduring popularity. This highly influential analysis will be of particular interest to scholars of the early modern book trade, early modern printed drama and, of course, scholars seeking to study Shakespeare within the material, cultural, and monetary contexts 4/5(1).

Shakespeare and the Book Trade follows on from Lukas Erne's groundbreaking Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist to examine the publication, constitution, dissemination and reception of Shakespeare's printed plays and poems in his own time and to argue that their popularity in Cited by: The Shakespeare Trade Performances and Appropriations Barbara Hodgdon.

pages | 6 x 9 | 54 illus. Paper | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ A volume in the series New Cultural Studies "A wonderfully high-spirited and illuminating book. Lexington Avenue (between 68th and 69th Streets) New York, NY Phone: () Fax: () E-Mail: [email protected] Subway: Take the local 6 Train to 68th Street stop.

Shakespeare and the Book Trade follows on from Lukas Erne's groundbreaking Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist to examine the publication, constitution, dissemination and reception of Shakespeare's printed plays and poems in his own time and to argue that their popularity in the book trade has been greatly underestimated.4/5.

Bill Bryson’s bestselling biography of William Shakespeare takes the reader on an enthralling tour through Elizabethan England and the eccentricities of Shakespearean scholarship—updated with a new introduction by the author to commemorate the th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.

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for Hunter College and. Marymount Manhattan College. click on textbook link at right. Selling Shakespeare. Biography, Bibliography, and the Book Trade. Adam G. Hooks. Cambridge University Press. Now in Paperback. 20% discount until August Selling Shakespeare tells a new story about Shakespeare's life and career in print, a story centered on the people who created, bought, and sold books in the early modern period.

The. William Shakespeare, English dramatist, poet, and actor considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time. No writer’s living reputation can compare to that of Shakespeare, whose notable plays included the tragedies Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, King Lear. With Shakespeare and the Book Trade, Lukas Erne manages to do that most coveted of Patrick Cheney, Pennsylvania State University 'Lukas Erne's follow-up volume to Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist always promised to be an exciting and challenging piece of scholarship.

Shakespeare and the Book Trade follows on from Lukas Erne's groundbreaking Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist to examine the publication, constitution, dissemination and reception of Shakespeare's printed plays and poems in his own time and to argue that their popularity in.

Placing the quarto edition of Romeo and Juliet in the context of the book trade and recognizing that a play was "essentially a pamphlet," Kastan argues, "We might think better of Danter if we see his decision to save himself ten pence by denying the play both license and entrance [in the Stationers' Register] less as an effort to put forth.

Hamlet by William Shakespeare Trade Paperback Hamlet. By William Shakespeare. Trade Paperback. eBook eBook. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER. Buy from Us; Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today. Plus, receive recommendations and exclusive offers on all of your favorite books and authors from Simon Released on: Ma   Like the flagship store, all three new Shakespeare bookstores will be about 3, sq.

and will have a café with seating and Wi-Fi, as well as a book machine and carefully selected inventory. Selling your used books to Shakespeare and Company.

Important: In accordance with measures announced by the French government to limit the spread of COVID, the bookshop will be closed and will hold off book buying until further notice. We’ll keep you updated as the situation develops.

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Historical (fiction), Trade Book, Lexile Widge is an orphan living in Elizabethan England. To survive, he works for various masters, and his current one has given him the task of stealing Shakespeare's Hamlet.

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Shakespeare and the Book Trade follows on from Lukas Erne's groundbreaking Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist to examine the publication, constitution, dissemination and reception of Shakespeare's printed plays and poems in his own time and to argue that their popularity in Brand: Cambridge University Press.

Moreover, he seems to have enjoyed an interesting connection with the London book trade. The Richard Field who published Shakespeare’s two poems Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece, in –94, seems to have been (as an apprenticeship record describes him) the “son of Henry Field of Stratford-upon-Avon in the County of Warwick.

Canonising Shakespeare offers the first comprehensive reassessment of Shakespeare's afterlife as a print phenomenon, demonstrating the crucial role that the book trade played in his rise to cultural pre-eminence. – was the period in which Shakespeare's canon was determined, in which the poems resumed their place alongside the plays in print, and in which artisans and named editors.

Shakespeare the World as Stage by Bill Bryson available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews. William Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million /5(2). In Ben Jonson touted Shakespeare as the soul of his age; three centuries later, a newspaper advertisement used Shakespeare's reputation to market Budweiser, "The King of All Bottled Beers." Spanning the past hundred years, The Shakespeare Trade looks at how present-day representations of Shakespeare borrow from and negotiate with his cultural authority to shore up particular obsessions.

The Shakespeare Trade NPR coverage of The Shakespeare Trade: Performances and Appropriations by Barbara Hodgdon. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. Shakespeare and the Book Trade. By L ukas E rne.

T hroughout, this book is presented as a sibling to that of Lukas Erne's book, Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist, of which a second edition, with a new preface, was also published in The overall argument is that Shakespeare not only wanted to write plays for the theatre, but that Author: Natalie Aldred.

Shakespeare and the Book Trade follows on from Lukas Erne's groundbreaking Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist to examine the publication, constitution, dissemination and reception of Shakespeare's printed plays and poems in his own time and to argue that their popularity in 4/5(1).

Travel back years to visit rowdy playhouses and royal palaces and discover Shakespeare’s tales of doomed princes and mischievous fairies causing trouble.

With over 70 flaps to lift and lively illustrations, this book brings to life the world of Shakespeare and his best-loved works from Romeo and Juliet to A Midsummer Night’s Dream. With her characteristically sprightly words and pictures, Aliki brings Shakespeare's life, times, and legacy to life in this highly acclaimed information-packed treasury that is truly for readers of all nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to 8.

A bestselling, beautifully designed edition of William Shakespeare’s sonnets, complete with valuable tools for educators. The authoritative edition of Shakespeare’s Sonnets from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the trusted and widely used Shakespeare series for students and general readers, includes: Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on the facing page of each sonnet.

Shakespeare and Company is the name of two independent English-language bookstores that have existed on Paris's Left Bank. The first was opened by Sylvia Beach, an American, on 19 Novemberat 8 rue Dupuytren, before moving to larger premises at 12 rue de l'Odéon in the 6th arrondissement in During the s, Beach's shop was a gathering place for many then-aspiring writers such Location: Left Bank, Paris, France.

The Books That Made Shakespeare is an exhibition drawn from the holdings of The University of Iowa Libraries Special Collections, the John Martin Rare Book Room at the Hardin Health Sciences Library, and the collection of Arthur E.

Bonfield. Curated by Adam G. James C. Christensen - A SHAKESPEARE SKETCHBOOK - TRADE BOOK from the Greenwich Workshop Fine Art Gallery featuring fine art prints, canvases, books, porcelains and gift ideas.

Of your profession? Speak, what trade art thou? First Commoner Why, sir, a carpenter. MARULLUS Where is thy leather apron and thy rule? What dost thou with thy best apparel on? You, sir, what trade are you?

Second Commoner Truly, sir, in respect of a fine workman, I am but, as you would say, a cobbler. MARULLUS But what trade art thou? answer.It is Shakespeare's shortest tragedy and is believed to have been written sometime between and The earliest account of a performance of what was probably Shakespeare's play is Aprilwhen Simon Forman recorded seeing such a play at the Globe Theatre.

It was first published in the Folio ofpossibly from a prompt book.This book contends that Shakespeare's so-called problem plays can be viewed as experiments in the Mannerist style.

The plays reappraised here are Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Troilus and Cressida, All's Well That Ends Well and Measure for Measure. Maquerlot reveals intriguing.