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Dramatic Literature, Criticism and Theory | Theatre and Performance Studies | Theatre History


Daniel Pollack-Pelzner offers evidence as to why editors might choose to assign speeches in Act Five of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream either to Philostrate or to Egeus.

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This is a pre-copy-editing, author-produced PDF of an article accepted for publication in Notes and Queries following peer review. The definitive publisher-authenticated version for "'Another key' to act five of A midsummer night's dream" is available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/notesj/gjp199.

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Daniel Pollack-Pelzner
'Another key' to act five of A midsummer night’s dream.
Notes and Queries, 2009, volume 56, issue 4, pages 579-583



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