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Edmond Malone, Shakespearean scholar

a literary biography

by Martin, Peter

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Malone, Edmond, 1741-1812.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History.,
    • Literary historians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Biographers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Editors -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-290) and index.

      StatementPeter Martin.
      SeriesCambridge studies in eighteenth-century English literature and thought ;, 25
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2972.M3 M37 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 298 p. :
      Number of Pages298
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1095308M
      ISBN 100521460301
      LC Control Number94019822

        On Ma , Edmond Malone, the greatest Shakespeare scholar of the age, published a page book examining each of the documents Ireland had printed and enumerating in numbing detail their.   In Shapiro’s account, the mischief of the authorship controversy began with a kind of scholarly original sin. For a new edition of Shakespeare’s writing in , Edmond Malone .

      Investigation of Mr. Malone's claim to the character of scholar, or critic, being an examination of his Inquiry into the authenticity of the Shakespeare manuscripts, &c. [New York, AMS Press, ] (OCoLC) Named Person: William Shakespeare; Edmond Malone; William Shakespeare; Edmond Malone; William Shakespeare: Document Type: Book. (Malone's Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of the English Stage, ). A.L. Rowse (). Rowse was an English historian and author who became one of the best-known Shakespearean scholars in recent times. He studied modern history at Oxford and, after his graduation in , he was elected a fellow of All Souls College at Oxford.

        Books. Was Shakespeare a crypto-Catholic? People are prepared to believe any old rubbish about Shakespeare, says James Fenton. The great Shakespeare scholar, Edmond Malone.   People started to notice that signatures were incorrect, that there were numerous spelling mistakes, and that the handwriting and language were inconsistent compared to actual Shakespeare documents. Edmond Malone, the most celebrated Shakespeare scholar of the time, published a volume consisting of over pages of evidence towards the fact.


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Edmond Malone ( ) was the greatest early editor of Shakespeare's works, the first historian of early English drama, the biographer of Shakespeare, Dryden and Reynolds, and Shakespearean scholar book relentless exposer of literary fraud and s: 0.

This first modern full-length biography of Edmond Malone illuminates in a unique way both the intensely private world of the scholar and the highly public world of the late eighteenth-century.

Edmond Malone, Shakespeare Scholar: A Literary Biography (Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought) by Martin, Peter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Martin's Edmond Malone, Shakespearean Scholar puts one in mind of Osborn's own great edition of Joseph Spence's Observations, Anecdotes, and Characters of Books and Men (Oxford University Press, ), which likewise depends on the holdings of great literary repositories.

Like both Malone and Osborn, Martin well understands literary camaraderie. Shakespeare, William, > > Editors. Literary historians > Great Britain > Biography. Biographers > Great Britain > Biography.

Edmond Malone, Shakespearean scholar: a literary biography / Peter Martin. series title Cambridge studies in eighteenth-century English literature and thought Edmond Malone: an Irish Shakespeare scholar of Varenius, part of the Physica of Le Clerc, and Colbert's General physics.

McDowell and Webb point out that this part of the course, ' though it still makes some pretence of covering the whole domain of natural science, was yearly becoming, under Newtonian influence.

In the eighteenth century the Shakespeare scholar Edmond Malone argued that in all probability Ben Jonson wrote this : Tom Bethell. The bulk of the book describes the various searches for texts that Shakespeare penned or read or owned, and fascinating portraits lie scattered throughout.

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Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Edmond Malone (4 October – 25 May ) was an Irish Shakespearean scholar and editor of the works of William d of an income aft Home My Books/5(4). Only with Edmond Malone's Shakespeare edition do such criteria as authenticity, historical periodization, factual biography, chronological development, and in-depth reading become necessary as parts of a tightly interlocked textual by: Read "Peter Martin, Edmond Malone Shakespearean Scholar: A Literary Biography (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ), pp.

xxiii + £ hardback. Romanticism" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. At one point, Kells neatly compares George Steevens’s intense sense of rivalry with fellow 18th-century scholar Edmond Malone to “the kind of.

It’s one of only six complete copies known to exist in private hands and was once owned by Shakespeare scholar Edmond Malone according to. Edmond Malone was the first scholar to construct a tentative chronology of Shakespeare's plays in An Attempt to Ascertain the Order in Which the Plays attributed to Shakspeare were Written (), an essay published in the second edition of Samuel Johnson and George Steevens' The Plays of William Shakespeare.

Edmond Malone () was the greatest early editor of Shakespeare's works, the first historian of early English drama, the biographer of Shakespeare, Dryden and Reynolds, and a relentless exposer of literary fraud and forgery. The Shakespearean scholar and editor Edmond Malone later acquired both works.

Malone speculated that there must have been a edition of Shakespeare’s poem printed, and he spent many years searching for a copy, finally finding it in in the possession of William Ford, a Manchester bookseller.

Edmond Malone, widely regarded as the greatest Shakespeare scholar of his time, conclusively showed that the language, orthography, and handwriting were not those of the times and persons to which they were credited.

William Henry Ireland, the supposed discoverer, then confessed to the fraud. Paleography. Serious study of Shakespeare's handwriting began in the 18th century with scholars Edmond Malone and George the late nineteenth century paleographers began to make detailed study of the evidence in the hope of identifying Shakespeare's handwriting in other surviving documents.

In those cases when the actual handwriting is not extant, the study of the published texts. Edmond Malone (4 October - 25 May ) was an Irish literary critic, and editor of the works of William Shakespeare.

Malone, son of an Irish judge, was born in Dublin, and educated at Trinity College there. He studied for the law, but coming into a fortune, decided to follow a literary career.

Acute, careful, and sensible, he was a useful contributor to the study of Shakespeare, of whose Born: 4 October Dublin, Ireland.

The great Shakespearean scholar S. Schoenbaum "covered it pretty effectively" in his book, Shakespeare's Lives, revised in the early s, "but it's. Given the number of puns on Shakespeare’s name: ‘Will,’ throughout the Sonnets, he decided that Hughes was the ‘beauteous and lovely youth’ to whom a number of them appear to be addressed.

The Shakespearean scholar Edmond Malone, endorsed this view in his edition of the Sonnets in which was widely circulated.