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Author Marino, James J., author

Title Owning William Shakespeare : the King's Men and their intellectual property / James J. Marino
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2011]
©2011
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Description 1 online resource (204 pages) : illustrations
Series Material texts.
Contents Introduction -- Secondhand repertory : the fall and rise of Master W. Shakespeare -- Sixty years of Shrews -- Hamlet, part by part -- William Shakespeare's Sir John Oldcastle and the Globe's William Shakespeare -- Restorations and glorious revolutions
Summary This book explores actors' systems of intellectual property in early modern England. Focusing on Hamlet, The Taming of the Shrew, King Lear, and other plays, James Marino demonstrates how Shakespeare's company asserted ownership of its plays through intense ongoing revision and through insistent attribution to Shakespeare
Analysis "Multi-User"
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-193) and index
Notes In English
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Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Authorship.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism, Textual.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- To 1625.
Chamberlain's Men (Theater company)
King's Men (Theater company)
Intellectual property -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Intellectual property -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Repertory theater -- England -- London -- History -- 16th century.
Repertory theater -- England -- London -- History -- 17th century.
Theatrical companies -- England -- London -- History -- 16th century.
Theatrical companies -- England -- London -- History -- 17th century.
Transmission of texts -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Transmission of texts -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0812205774 (electronic bk.)
0812222547
9780812205770 (electronic bk.)
9780812222548
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)