New Shakspere Society Publications
Title: New Shakspere Society Publications
Location: Jerome Library Main Microforms; fiche 822.3305 N55p
Format and Number of Reels/Fiche/Cards: Microfiche; 235 fiche
Publisher: Microcard Editions Inc.
Content Description: Publications from the New Shakspere Society which was in existence from 1874 to 1904. The publications include copies of plays and publications about Shakespeare's writings and about England during his life. The publications are divided into 8 series, although series 5 was never published.
Series I) Transactions of the Society, in chronological order. Each volume of these papers has its own table of contents
Series 2) Reprints of various editions of plays
Series 3) Originals and Analogues
Series 4) Shakespeare Allusion Books
Series 5) Contemporary Drama -- never issued
Series 6) Shakespeare's England (publications about England during Shakespeare's life)
Series 7) English Mysteries, Miracle Plays
Series 8) Miscellaneous (publications about Shakespeare, a list of songs and passages from the plays that had been set to music, etc.)
Index/Bibliography: The first fiche in the collection reproduces copies of catalog cards for the set, which give more detailed information about the contents of each series.
Subject Categories: Literature
Keywords: shakspere, shakespeare