The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.1982 Thursday, 1 December 2005
Date: Wednesday, 30 Nov 2005 13:24:56 -0500
Subject: 16.1968 Modern Bowdlerizations
Comment: RE: SHK 16.1968 Modern Bowdlerizations
You're right (obviously), and I was wrong. I misread Riverside's textual
notes. The Folio, Q2, and Q3 all have "open, or"; Q1 has "Et caetera,"
and Q4 "open & catera, and." Riverside cites Richard Hosley's 1961 Yale
Shakespeare edition as the source of the "open-arse" reading.
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