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Shakespeare's fight with the pirates and the problems of the transmission of his text / by Alfred W. Pollard.

Author/creator Pollard, Alfred W. (Alfred William), 1859-1944
Other author/creatorEberhart, Richard, 1904-2005, former owner.
Format Book and Print
Edition2d ed., rev. with an introduction.
Publication InfoCambridge [Eng.] : The University Press, 1920.
Descriptionxxviii, 110 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Shakespeare problems
Shakespeare problems. ^A309578
Contents Introduction -- The regulation of the book trade in the sixteenth century -- Authors, players and pirates in Shakespeare's day -- The manuscripts of Shakespeare's plays -- The improvers of Shakespeare -- Index.
Local noteJoyner Wright Coll. copy autographed on front fly-leaf "R. G. Eberhart, St. John's Cambridge, October 1927." Extensive markings and annotation throughout, including brief timeline on front paste-down. Stuart Wright Book Collection #33.50. See also related manuscript material in the Stuart Wright Collection, #1169, Richard Ghormley Eberhart Papers, in Joyner Library Special Collections.
General note"The lectures here reprinted were delivered in November, 1915, in the University of Cambridge, under the terms of the Sandars Readership in bibliography. They were printed in successive numbers of the Library in 1916."--Introd.
Acquisitions source Joyner Wright Coll. copy Purchased from Stuart Wright, 2010
LCCN 24008599

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner General Stacks PR3071 .P6 1920 ✔ Available Place Hold
Joyner Stuart Wright Collection PR3071 .P6 1920 ✔ Available Request Material