Academic journal article Medium Aevum

Discovering, Identifying and Editing Early Modern Manuscripts

Academic journal article Medium Aevum

Discovering, Identifying and Editing Early Modern Manuscripts

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Discovering, Identifying and Editing Early Modern Manuscripts, ed. Peter Beal, English Manuscript Studies iioo- 1700 18 (London: British Library, 2013). vi + 276 pp. ISBN 978-0-71235893-4. £50.00. This volume presents eleven essays on the topic of early modern manuscripts, addressing issues of authorship, scribes, provenance, transmission, new manuscript texts, and systematic analyses. Contributions include ?More manuscripts by the "feathery scribe'" (Peter Beal); ?Who didn't write IMees ter's Commonwealth? (Who did?)' (Alan II. Nelson); ?Humfrey Wanley, William Hanbury and the transfer of papers from the Cotton Library to the Harley Collection' (Colin Tite); ?The Clitherow manuscript of The Destruction of Hierusalem' (Grace Ioppolo); ?Fénica or The Ingenióme Mayde-. a "lost" Carolean comedy found - and a source for Shadwell's The Amorous Bigotte' (Robert D. Hume); "? …

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