Chapter 3. How the Renaissance (Mis)Used Sources: The Art of Misquotation

  1. Laurie Maguire
  1. Julie Maxwell

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694114.ch3

How to do Things with Shakespeare: New Approaches, New Essays

How to do Things with Shakespeare: New Approaches, New Essays

How to Cite

Maxwell, J. (2008) How the Renaissance (Mis)Used Sources: The Art of Misquotation, in How to do Things with Shakespeare: New Approaches, New Essays (ed L. Maguire), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694114.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135269

Online ISBN: 9780470694114

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Keywords:

  • renaissance;
  • misquotation;
  • new testament;
  • the merchant of venice;
  • John Selden

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Rationale

  • Renaissance Education: Sentences, Synonyms, and Morals

  • Receptions: Renaissance, Augustan, and Present-Day