Table of contents for The struggle for Shakespeare's text : twentieth-century editorial theory and practice / Gabriel Egan.
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Introduction; 1. The fall of pessimism and the rise of New Bibliography, 1902-1942; 2. New techniques and the Virginian School: New Bibliography, 1939-1968; 3. New Bibliography, 1969-1979; Intermezzo: the rise and fall of the theory of memorial reconstruction; 4. New Bibliography critiqued and revised, 1980-1990; 5. The 'new' New Bibliography: the Oxford Complete Works, 1978-1989; 6. Materialism, unediting and version-editing, 1990-1999; Conclusion: the twenty-first century; Appendix I. How early-modern books were made: a brief guide; Appendix II. Table of Shakespeare editions up to 1623; Appendix III. Editorial principles of the major twentieth-century Shakespeare editions; Works cited.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism, Textual.
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Bibliography.
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 20th century.
Drama -- Editing -- History.
Transmission of texts.