Shakespeare"s handwriting a study by Thompson, Edward Maunde Sir

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1916 ed. published at the Clarendon Press, Oxford.

Book details

Statementby Sir Edward Maunde Thompson.
LC ClassificationsPR2949 .T5 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, [2], 63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4729630M
ISBN 100848226429
LC Control Number78017683

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Three pages of the manuscript, ff. 8r, 8v and 9r, have been identified as Shakespeare’s, based on handwriting, spelling, vocabulary and the images and ideas expressed.

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