Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Who edited Skakespeare?

John Florio, who may have been one of Shakespeare’s editors, says books may “misse their ayme, by the escape of Errors and Mistakes, either in sense or matter, the one fault ensuing by a ragged Written Copy; and the other through want of wary Correction”. Wise words still relevant to authors and editors today. For more on the topic, see:


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