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Title The quest for Cardenio : Shakespeare, Fletcher, Cervantes, and the lost play / edited by David Carnegie and Gary Taylor.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2012.
Edition First edition.

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Series WIDER studies in development economics.
Studies in development economics.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Authorship.
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616 -- Authorship.
Fletcher, John, 1579-1625 -- Authorship.
Second maiden's tragedy.
English drama -- 17th century -- History.
Alt Name Carnegie, David, 1943-
Taylor, Gary.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 420 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary Bringing together leading scholars, critics, and theatre practitioners, this collection of essays is devoted to 'The History of Cardenio', a play based on Don Quixote and said to have been written by Shakespeare and the young man who was taking his place, John Fletcher.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""List of Contributors""; ""Part I: Setting the Stage""; ""1. Introduction""; ""2. A History of The History of Cardenio""; ""3. After Arden""; ""Part II: External Evidence: What the Documents Say""; ""4. Cardenio and the Eighteenth-Century Shakespeare Canon""; ""5. Malonea?s Double Falsehood""; ""6. a?Whether one did Contrive, the Other Write, / Or one Frama?d the Plot, the Other did Inditea?: Fletcher and Theobald as Collaborative Writers""; ""Part III: Internal Evidence: What Style and Structure Say""
""7. Looking for Shakespeare in Double Falsehood: Stylistic Evidence""""8. Can Double Falsehood Be Merely a Forgery by Lewis Theobald?""; ""9. Theobalda?s Pattern of Adaptation: The Duchess of Malfi and Richard II""; ""10. Four Characters in Search of a Subplot: Quixote, Sancho, and Cardenio""; ""Part IV: Intertexts and Cross-currents""; ""11. Don Quixote and Shakespearea?s Collaborative Turn to Romance""; ""12. The Friend in Cardenio, Double Falsehood, and Don Quixote""
""13. Transvestism, Transformation, and Text: Cross-dressing and Gender Roles in Double Falsehood/The History of Cardenio""""14. In This Good Time: Cardenio and the Temporal Character of Shakespearean Drama""; ""Part V: Cardenio for Performance""; ""15. A Select Chronology of Cardenio""; ""16. The Embassy, The City, The Court, The Text: Cardenio Performed in 1613""; ""17. Cardenio without Shakespeare""; ""18. Nostalgia for the Cervantesa?Shakespeare link: Charles David Leya?s Historia de Cardenio""; ""19. Cultural Mobility and Transitioning Authority: Greenblatta?s Cardenio Project""
""20. Reimagining Cardenio""""21. Will the Real Cardenio Please Stand Up? Richardsa?s Cardenio in Cambridge""; ""22. Theobald Restora?d: Double Falsehood at the Union Theatre, Southwark""; ""23. Restoring Double Falsehood to the Perpendicular for the RSC""; ""24. Exploring The History of Cardenio in Performance""; ""25. Taylora?s The History of Cardenio in Wellington""; ""26. a?May I be metamorphoseda?: Cardenio by Stages""; ""Works Cited""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""
""T""""u""; ""v""; ""w""; ""y""
ISBN 9780191645679 (electronic bk.)
0191645672 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613922106
OCLC # 811141489
Additional Format Print version: Quest for Cardenio. Oxford Univ Pr 2012 9780199641819 (OCoLC)783148801.

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