Making a Fair Copy of Troilus and Cressida
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 21.0343 Thursday, 26 August 2010
From: William Godshalk <
Date: August 19, 2010 3:30:23 PM EDT
Subject: Making a Fair Copy of Troilus and Cressida
"The Quarto copy was most probably in Shakespeare's own handwriting" (Peter
Of course this assertion is now contested -- as are most things Shakespearean.
But let's assume that Shakespeare did decide to make a fair copy of Tro. in the
Secretary hand. How long might it take him to do so?
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