By E. A. J. Honigmann
via cautious research of specific passages Honigmann exposes the level to which models of Othello followed via editors and broadly considered as essentially 'Shakespearean' have been profoundly inspired through others than Shakespeare himself. wondering time-honoured editorial strategies the findings of Texts of Othello have implications for plenty of different of the performs of the Shakespeare canon, and extra extensively for questions of authorship and the doctrine of the 'better text'.
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