This seven-volume edition presents Ben Jonson's complete writings for modern readers in the light of recent scholarly interpretation and discovery. Editor(s): Butler, Martin; Donaldson, Ian; Bevington, David. Num Pages: 5224 pages, 135 b/w illus. 3 maps. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 100 x 70. Weight in Grams: 9999. . 2012. Hardcover. . . . . Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson presents Jonson's complete writings in the light of current editorial thinking and recent scholarly interpretation and discovery. It provides a clear sense of the shape, scale, and variety of the entire Jonsonian canon, including plays, court masques and entertainments, poems, prose works and letters. The texts, which are edited in modern spelling, appear in chronological sequence. They have been freshly established from a comprehensive survey of manuscripts and printed sources. Each is accompanied by an introduction containing essential information about its date, sources, and interpretation and is supported by detailed on-page commentary and collation. The Edition presents Jonson's texts in a form which combines thoroughness of explanation with readability. It explicates his works fully in the light of modern scholarship, making them accessible to students, scholars, theatrical practitioners, and anyone wishing to explore the work of Shakespeare's great contemporary.
Book Description: Bringing together Jonson's complete writings in the light of recent scholarly interpretation, the Cambridge Edition represents the shape, scale and variety of the entire Jonsonian canon. The well-annotated, modernized texts are supported by detailed on-page commentary, making them accessible to anyone wishing to explore the work of Shakespeare's great contemporary.
Title: The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben ...
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! L. Bookseller Inventory # 0521782465D
Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 521782465