Covers the story of William-Henry Ireland, a seventeen-year-old boy who, in 1795, fooled the academic and theatrical world with his Shakespeare forgeries. Kahan explores the forgeries in the light of eighteenth-century aesthetics, literary fraud and detection.
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Book Description Lehigh Univ Pr, 1998. Book Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP94530781
Book Description Lehigh Univ Pr, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0934223556