Selling Shakespeare: Biography, Bibliography, and the Book Trade

Selling Shakespeare: Biography, Bibliography, and the Book Trade

Selling Shakespeare tells a story of Shakespeare’s life and career in print, a story centered on the people who created, bought, and sold books in the early modern period. The interests and investments of publishers and booksellers have defined our ideas of what is ‘Shakespearean’, and attending to their interests demonstrates how one version of Shakespearean authorship surpassed the rest. In this book, Adam G. Hooks identifies and examines four pivotal episodes in Shakespeare’s life in print…

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