Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism, Textual.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Language.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Authorship Collaboration.
Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Contents: Part I: Oral-memorial transmission and the formation of Shakespeare's text -- The Elizabethan dramatic industry and industrious Shakespeare -- The popular play and the popular ballad: evidence of 'quarto mechanics' in the multiple texts of Hamlet and Romeo and Juliet. Uk-SuSCL. Contents: Recomposing the author: some tools for positioning the role of the playwright in dramatic transmission -- Stylometry and textual multiplicity I: contextual stylistics and the case of Titus Andronicus -- Stylometry and textual multiplicity II: testing the grading between authorship and 'orality' in the scenes of Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet. Uk-SuSCL. Target audience: Specialized.