Introduction to Matters of Editing
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.2344 Friday, 12 December 2003
From: Jack Heller <
Date: Thursday, 11 Dec 2003 08:20:33 -0500 (EST)
Subject: 14.2301 Introduction to Matters of Editing
Comment: Re: SHK 14.2301 Introduction to Matters of Editing
One more suggestion, brought to mind by mention of Peter Blayney's
catalogue on the folio exhibition: For class use, a person may want to
obtain the Octavo cd-rom facsimile of the First Folio. The cd-rom
includes Blayney's text as well. You may find out more about this from
Thanks to listmember David Crosby for bringing this cd-rom to my
attention a few summers ago.
I have not financial stake in the Octavo company itself.
[Editor's Note: This week Octavo released its latest Shakespeare title,
a facsimile of the British Library's Grenville copy of <I>Shake-speares
Sonnets</I>. The "live text," that is the searchable text, in this
edition is adapted from the University of Toronto's Renaissance
Electronic Texts version of the 1609 Sonnets by Hardy M. Cook and Ian
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