A series of old-spelling, SGML-encoded editions
of early individual copies of English Renaissance books and manuscripts,
and of plain transcriptions of such works,
published on the World Wide Web as a free resource for students of the period.

From A Direction for the English Traviller By which he Shal be inabled to Coast about all England and Wales. London: Mathew Simons, 1635. STC 10420. Amsterdam and New York: Da Capo Press / Theatrvm Orbis Terrarvm Ltd., 1969.

GENERAL EDITOR: Ian Lancashire

PUBLISHER: Web Development Group
University of Toronto Library

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© 1995, 1998, 2004 Hardy M. Cook and Ian Lancashire

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ISBN 1-896016-00-6

Table of Contents

  1. The Quarto
  2. Reception of the Quarto
  3. Computer Applications
  4. Electronic Edition and Encoding
  5. Text-analysis Files

  6. Shake-speares Sonnets (HTML edition)
  7. Shake-speares Sonnets (SGML-encoded text)
  8. Shake-speares Sonnets (COCOA-encoded text)

  9. Select Bibliography