Get 2 top 10 audiobooks free with a LoveReading exclusive

LoveReading has teamed up with Audiobooks.com to give you the chance to get 2 free audiobooks when you sign up. Try it for 30 days for free with no strings attached. You can cancel anytime, although we're sure you'll love it. Click the button to find out more:

Find out more

The Cambridge Library Collection Shakespeare Set 39 Volume Paperback Set The Winter's Tale: The Cambridge Dover Wilson Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare

Part of the Cambridge Library Collection - Shakespeare and Renaissance Drama Series

The Cambridge Library Collection Shakespeare Set 39 Volume Paperback Set The Winter's Tale: The Cambridge Dover Wilson Shakespeare Synopsis

John Dover Wilson's New Shakespeare, published between 1921 and 1966, became the classic Cambridge edition of Shakespeare's plays and poems until the 1980s. The series, long since out-of-print, is now reissued. Each work is available both individually and in a set, and each contains a lengthy and lively introduction, main text, and substantial notes and glossary printed at the back. The edition, which began with The Tempest and ended with The Sonnets, put into practice the techniques and theories that had evolved under the 'New Bibliography'. Remarkably by today's standards, although it took the best part of half a century to produce, the New Shakespeare involved only a small band of editors besides Dover Wilson himself. As the volumes took shape, many of Dover Wilson's textual methods acquired general acceptance and became an established part of later editorial practice, for example in the Arden and New Cambridge Shakespeares.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781108006118
Publication date: 20th July 2009
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 240 pages
Categories: Literary studies: general,

About William Shakespeare

More About William Shakespeare

More Books By William Shakespeare

Cover for From Shakespeare - with Love by William Shakespeare
View All Books By William Shakespeare

Share this book

NEW INDIE AND SELF PUBLISHED BOOK REVIEW AND PROMOTION SERVICE LAUNCHED!    Read More
×