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Hamlet after Q1 : an uncanny history of the Shakespearean text / Zachary Lesser.

  • Author

    Lesser, Zachary.,

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  • Publisher

    Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2015]

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616. Hamlet Criticism, Textual.

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Bibliography Quartos.

    Shakespeare, William Studies Textual history.

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  • Class

    Reading Room 50.07 commentary/LES

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  • Physical description

    292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Contents: Introduction. The Ur-Hamlet Chapter 1. As Originally Written by Shakespeare: Textual Bibliography and Textual Biography Chapter 2. Contrary Matters: The Power of the Gloss and the History of an Obscenity Chapter 3. Enter the Ghost in His Night Gowne: Behind Gertrude's Bed Chapter 4. Conscience Makes Cowards: The Disintegration and Reintegration of Shakespeare Conclusion. Q1 in the Library at Babel Notes Bibliography Index Acknowledgments.