Introduction / Dennis Kezar Jonson and the tribe of law. Trial by theater : Jonson, Marston, and Dekker in the court of Parnassus / Matthew Greenfield The law versus the marketplace in Jonson's Bartholomew Fair / Paul Cantor Ben Jonson and London courtrooms / Frances Teague Legal rhetoric and theatrical pressure. "They took from me the use of mine own house" : land law in Shakespeare's Lear and Shakespeare's culture / Heather Dubrow Sycorax's "thing" / Ernest B. Gilman The witch of Edmonton and the guilt of possession / Dennis Kezar Law staged and theory troubled. "Paper bullets" : texts, lies, and censorship in early modern England / Debora Shuger "So many books, so many rolls of ancient time" : the Inns of Court and Gorboduc / Karen J. Cunningham The rich cabinet : Bacon, Chapman, and the culture of corruption / Luke Wilson.
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