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Romeo and Juliet: Parallel Texts of Quarto I (1597) and Quarto 2 (1599)
by Jay L. Halio
Using this edition, the reader may see at once how Shakespeare's manuscript of the play, upon which the second quarto (Q2) is based, was adapted for the Elizabethan stage by the author and/or his colleagues. Q1 is considerably shorter than Q2. While many long speeches are cut, abbreviated, or revised, the structure of the play remains essentially as Shakespeare originally ...more
Hardcover, 175 pages
Published August 1st 2008 by University of Delaware Press
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