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The Resource American Shakespearean criticism, 1607-1865, [by] Alfred Van Rensselaer Westfall

American Shakespearean criticism, 1607-1865, [by] Alfred Van Rensselaer Westfall

Label
American Shakespearean criticism, 1607-1865
Title
American Shakespearean criticism, 1607-1865
Statement of responsibility
[by] Alfred Van Rensselaer Westfall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1889-
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Westfall, Alfred Van Rensselaer
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2971.U6
LC item number
W4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
Label
American Shakespearean criticism, 1607-1865, [by] Alfred Van Rensselaer Westfall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book began as a doctoral thesis at the University of Missouri. It has been completely rewritten since its presentation there in 1930."--Pref
Bibliography note
"Chronological list of American editions of Shakespeare: 1787-1865": pages [168]-184. Bibliography at end of most of the chapters
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The introduction of Shakespeare into America -- The first Shakespearean plays upon the American stage -- Charlotte Ramsay Lennox: the first American born Shakespearean critic -- The first American publications of Shakespeare -- The first complete American edition of Shakespeare -- The first Boston editions: 1802-1812 -- The first American variorum: 1805-1809 -- Editions from Dennie's to Peabody's -- The first American text founded upon original sources -- Verplanck's edition: 1844-1847 -- Simms' edition of the apocryphal plays -- Hudson's first edition: 1851-1858 -- Other editions, chiefly English reprints, up to 1865 -- Richard Grant White's edition: 1857-1865 -- Chronological list of American editions of Shakespeare: 1787-1865 -- Aesthetic criticism -- The moral justification of Shakespeare -- Acknowledgment of Shakespeare's preeminence as a poet -- American biographies of Shakespeare -- Our presidents as Shakespearean critics -- Character analysis of psychological criticism -- American studies of Hamlet -- Criticism of other major characters -- The sonnets -- American contributions concerning the sources of Shakespeare's dramatic material -- Lectures -- The Baconian school
Control code
6480548
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 305 pages
Lccn
39016432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1011625
Label
American Shakespearean criticism, 1607-1865, [by] Alfred Van Rensselaer Westfall
Publication
Note
"This book began as a doctoral thesis at the University of Missouri. It has been completely rewritten since its presentation there in 1930."--Pref
Bibliography note
"Chronological list of American editions of Shakespeare: 1787-1865": pages [168]-184. Bibliography at end of most of the chapters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The introduction of Shakespeare into America -- The first Shakespearean plays upon the American stage -- Charlotte Ramsay Lennox: the first American born Shakespearean critic -- The first American publications of Shakespeare -- The first complete American edition of Shakespeare -- The first Boston editions: 1802-1812 -- The first American variorum: 1805-1809 -- Editions from Dennie's to Peabody's -- The first American text founded upon original sources -- Verplanck's edition: 1844-1847 -- Simms' edition of the apocryphal plays -- Hudson's first edition: 1851-1858 -- Other editions, chiefly English reprints, up to 1865 -- Richard Grant White's edition: 1857-1865 -- Chronological list of American editions of Shakespeare: 1787-1865 -- Aesthetic criticism -- The moral justification of Shakespeare -- Acknowledgment of Shakespeare's preeminence as a poet -- American biographies of Shakespeare -- Our presidents as Shakespearean critics -- Character analysis of psychological criticism -- American studies of Hamlet -- Criticism of other major characters -- The sonnets -- American contributions concerning the sources of Shakespeare's dramatic material -- Lectures -- The Baconian school
Control code
6480548
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 305 pages
Lccn
39016432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1011625

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