The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.2016 Wednesday, 7 December 2005
From: John Briggs <
Date: Tuesday, 6 Dec 2005 21:22:12 -0000
Subject: 16.2006 Henry IV MS?
Comment: Re: SHK 16.2006 Henry IV MS?
Jeff Dailey wrote:
>I came across a reference today to a MS page containing parts of Henry
>IV. The website is http://www.nb.no/baser/schoyen/4/4.3/437.html. Is
>anyone familiar with this page? Is there writing on the other side?
>Another website (http://www2.localaccess.com/marlowe/h4ms.htm) states
>it is not from Henry IV. Does anyone have any experience with the
>MS? Is it really a performance script for an actor, or is it a
>draft? Any insights would be appreciated.
The simple answer is a resounding "No". See The Shakespeare Conference:
SHK 14.2197 Wednesday, 19 November 2003
>[Editor's Note: Because I post this is not an invitation to enter into
Perhaps not, but you might have directed attention to Peter Holland's
answer (reference above), especially as it is the third time this
particular question has come up!
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