Comedy of errors : [1793] / William Shakespeare


Comedy of errors : [1793] / William Shakespeare


Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616


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English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600

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Comedy of errors : [1793] Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Adaptor Hull, Thomas, 1728-1808 Cornmarket Press London: 1971


This text is Thomas Hull's (1728-1808) adaptation of Shakespeare's play Comedy of Errors. The text was entered from the Cornmarket Press's 1971 facsimile of the 1793 published edition of this adaptation. It was entered by the staff of the (then) Edinburgh University Computing Center before 1982 as part of a research project involving Andrew Morton and Sidney Michaelson; the text was re-formatted with by Tom Horton in 1983. The book from which it was entered exists in the University of Edinburgh's main library; here is the on-line catalogue information on it:

  • Call Number: .82233/S4
  • AUTHOR: Shakespeare , William , 1564-1616
  • TITLE: The comedy of errors / [adapted by] Thomas Hull
  • IMPRINT: London : Cornmarket Press 1971
  • PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 50 p ; 19 cm
  • NOTE: Facsimile reprint of the 1793 ed.
  • OTHER AUTHORS: Hull, Thomas
  • OTHER TITLES: The Comedy of errors
  • CSN: ocm00977040

Tom Horton submitted this e-text to the SHAKSPER Global Electronic Conference. It may be FREELY distributed for scholarly, educational, or literary purposes, so long as this paragraph remains intact, and no fee or copyright is claimed. Use of this text for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden.

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