The Shakespeare First Folios: A Descriptive Catalogue by Eric Rasmussen

The Shakespeare First Folios: A Descriptive Catalogue

EditorEric Rasmussen, A. West

Hardcover | November 23, 2011

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Winner of the playshakespeare Falstaff Award for Best Book, Publication, or Recording.
 
This catalogue of the Shakespeare First Folio (1623) is the result of two decades of research during which 232 surviving copies of this immeasurably important book were located – a remarkable 72 more than were recorded in the previous census over a century ago – and examined in situ, creating an essential reference work.

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ERIC RASMUSSEN is co-editor with Jonathan Bate of the RSC Shakespeare series and is Professor of English at the University of Nevada, Reno, USA. He has developed an international reputation as a Shakespeare scholar and editor, and is involved in the pioneering Internet Shakespeare Editions project. His publications include the Revels ...
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Title:The Shakespeare First Folios: A Descriptive CatalogueFormat:HardcoverDimensions:960 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.01 inPublished:November 23, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023051765X

ISBN - 13:9780230517653

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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION: THE VALUE OF A SHAKESPEARE FIRST FOLIO
Users' Guide
Plates
Maps
Abbreviations
INDIVIDUAL DESCRIPTIONS OF ALL KNOWN COPIES OF THE FIRST FOLIO
Manuscripts and Cited Works
Index