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The Text of Alinda’s Song ‘I am not proud’ in John Fletcher’s “The Pilgrim”, IV.ii.
(Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand, 1992)
Whatever John Fletcher's failings as a dramatist, there is general agreement that he was a master of song-writing. It is perplexing, therefore, to see Cyrus Hoy, in his authoritative edition of the play, produce a version ...
‘A jail, a jail’ in Dekker’s "2 Honest Whore”,
(Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand, 1996)
The text of Thomas Dekker's '2 Honest Whore' contains a number of errors which one would expect in a quarto of this kind - in essence publishing errors. This brief paper discusses one such error, crediting Alexander Dyce ...
Bibliography, Criticism, and the Problem of “Doctor Faustus”
(Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand, 1991)
The question confronting the editor of 'Doctor Faustus' has revolved around whether to trust the short A text of the play which appeared in 1604, or the much longer version, B, of 1616.
Shakespeare's "The Rape of Lucrece"
(Heldref Publications, 1997)
There is at present a tendency in some criticism to argue that Lucrece is one of many women in sixteenth- and seventeenth century literature who, as Deborah G. Burks puts it in a recent essay, "have internalized th[e] sense ...
Hamlet, Art and Practicality
(Oxford University Press, 1990)
Throughout Hamlet, the hero shows a persistent fascination with art. Daalder discusses how Hamlet's penchant for the dramatic explains much of his enigmatic and 'mad' behaviour in the play.
Review of 'Edward II by Christopher Marlowe' edited by Rowland
(Oxford University Press, 1997)
Review of Richard Rowland's edition of 'Edward II' by Christopher Marlowe (The Complete Works of Christopher Marlowe III, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994).
Middleton and Rowley's "The Changeling"
(Heldref Publications, 1998)
Daalder and Moore focus on Act IV, ii, 89-103, and in particular Jasperino's comment "Like those that challenge interest in a woman" (line 102). The authors explore the possibility that the 'woman' described in this line ...
Review of "The Art of Naming" by Ferry
(Oxford University Press, 1991)
A favourable review of Anne Ferry's book "The Art of Naming" (Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1988). Daalder states that this book makes a valuable contribution to the study of sixteenth-century literature; ...
Review of "The Complete Poems" by Barnfield and Klawitter
(Oxford University Press, 1993)
A favourable review of "The Complete Poems" by Richard Barnfield, edited by George Klawitter (Selinsgrove: Susquehanna University Press; London and Toronto: Associated University Presses, 1990). Daalder also briefly reviews ...