A copy of this work was available on the public web and has been preserved in the Wayback Machine. The capture dates from 2020; you can also visit the original URL.
The file type is
Described by modern critics as a 'mangled hodgepodge', John Benson's much edited and rearranged text of Shakespeare's Poems was considerably successful throughout the seventeenth century. While Benson's choices could be considered as attempts to cater for and partly shape the tastes of a new generation of readers, its form also incited a number of them to alter the printed work. The article focuses on the annotations of two seventeenth-century readers of the edition, the main hand in Folger STCdoi:10.13128/jems-2279-7149-18098 fatcat:rouc3d7xzreo3kfludroasrs6y