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The Resource The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, : in ten volumes: collated verbatim with the most authentick copies, and revised; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added, an essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI; an historical account of the English stage; and notes; by Edmond Malone

The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, : in ten volumes: collated verbatim with the most authentick copies, and revised; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added, an essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI; an historical account of the English stage; and notes; by Edmond Malone

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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, : in ten volumes: collated verbatim with the most authentick copies, and revised; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added, an essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI; an historical account of the English stage; and notes; by Edmond Malone
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare,
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in ten volumes: collated verbatim with the most authentick copies, and revised; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added, an essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI; an historical account of the English stage; and notes; by Edmond Malone
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, : in ten volumes: collated verbatim with the most authentick copies, and revised; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added, an essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI; an historical account of the English stage; and notes; by Edmond Malone
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The above title occurs only v. 1, pt. 1; v.1. pt. 2 - v. 10 have only: The plays and poems of William Shakespeare
Contents
v.1 pt. 1. Prologemena: Preface. Preface by Johnson. Advertisement by Steevens. Catalogue of the earliest translations from the Greek and Roman classicks, by Steevens. Preface by Pope. Dedication by Heminge and Condell, in the folio, 1623. Preface by the same. Rowe's life of Shakspeare, augmented by Malone. Anecdotes of Shakspeare, from Oldys's mss. &c. Baptistus [etc.] of the Shakspeare family extracted from the registers of Stratford upon Avon, by Malone. Shakspeare's coat of arms. Shakspeare's will. Shakspeare's mortgage. Ancient and modern commendatory verses on Shakspeare. Editions of Shakspeare's plays. Editions of his Poems. Dramatick pieces on which plays were formed by Shakspeare. List of plays altered from Shakspeare. Detached pieces of criticism on Shakspeare, his editors, &c. Entries of Shakspeare's plays and poems; in the Stationer's registers, extracted by Steevens. Essay on the order of time in which the plays were written. Shakspeare, Ford and Jonson.--v. 1 pt. 2. Historical account of the English stage. Emendations and additions. Tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry wives of Windsor.--v. 2. Measure for measure. Comedy of errors. Much ado about nothing. Love's labour's lost. A midsummer-night's dream.--v. 3. Merchant of Venice. As you like it. Taming of the shrew. All's well that ends well. Pericles, prince of Tyre.--v. 4. Twelfth-night. Winter's tale. Macbeth. King John.--v. 5. King Richard II. King Henry IV, part first. King Henry IV, part second. King Henry V.--v. 6. King Henry VI, part first. King Henry VI, part second. King Henry VI, part third. A dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI. King Richard III.--v. 7. King Henry VIII. Coriolanus. Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra.--v. 8. Timon of Athens. Troilus and Cressida. Cymbeline. King Lear.--v. 9. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello.--v. 10 Venus and Adonis. Rape of Lucrece. Sonnets. Passionate pilgrim. A lover's complaint. Titus Andronicus. Romeus and Juliet. Appendix. Glossarial index
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20 cm.
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10 v. in 11
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03029048
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  • Spec. Coll. copy: Course linen over boards. Transfer from UCLA English Reading Room, 1988.
  • Clark Library copy: armorial bookplate of Jas. Morgan, with motto: "semper in bona causa paratus"; uniformly bound in polished calf, gilt border, rules, flowers, and title in gilt on spine, marbled endpapers.
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frontis, iv, l. 104 illus. plates (1 folded) ports. facsims.
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  • (OCoLC)09210396
  • ucoclc9210396
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, : in ten volumes: collated verbatim with the most authentick copies, and revised; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added, an essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI; an historical account of the English stage; and notes; by Edmond Malone
Publication
Note
The above title occurs only v. 1, pt. 1; v.1. pt. 2 - v. 10 have only: The plays and poems of William Shakespeare
Contents
v.1 pt. 1. Prologemena: Preface. Preface by Johnson. Advertisement by Steevens. Catalogue of the earliest translations from the Greek and Roman classicks, by Steevens. Preface by Pope. Dedication by Heminge and Condell, in the folio, 1623. Preface by the same. Rowe's life of Shakspeare, augmented by Malone. Anecdotes of Shakspeare, from Oldys's mss. &c. Baptistus [etc.] of the Shakspeare family extracted from the registers of Stratford upon Avon, by Malone. Shakspeare's coat of arms. Shakspeare's will. Shakspeare's mortgage. Ancient and modern commendatory verses on Shakspeare. Editions of Shakspeare's plays. Editions of his Poems. Dramatick pieces on which plays were formed by Shakspeare. List of plays altered from Shakspeare. Detached pieces of criticism on Shakspeare, his editors, &c. Entries of Shakspeare's plays and poems; in the Stationer's registers, extracted by Steevens. Essay on the order of time in which the plays were written. Shakspeare, Ford and Jonson.--v. 1 pt. 2. Historical account of the English stage. Emendations and additions. Tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry wives of Windsor.--v. 2. Measure for measure. Comedy of errors. Much ado about nothing. Love's labour's lost. A midsummer-night's dream.--v. 3. Merchant of Venice. As you like it. Taming of the shrew. All's well that ends well. Pericles, prince of Tyre.--v. 4. Twelfth-night. Winter's tale. Macbeth. King John.--v. 5. King Richard II. King Henry IV, part first. King Henry IV, part second. King Henry V.--v. 6. King Henry VI, part first. King Henry VI, part second. King Henry VI, part third. A dissertation on the three parts of King Henry VI. King Richard III.--v. 7. King Henry VIII. Coriolanus. Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra.--v. 8. Timon of Athens. Troilus and Cressida. Cymbeline. King Lear.--v. 9. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello.--v. 10 Venus and Adonis. Rape of Lucrece. Sonnets. Passionate pilgrim. A lover's complaint. Titus Andronicus. Romeus and Juliet. Appendix. Glossarial index
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
10 v. in 11
Lccn
03029048
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Course linen over boards. Transfer from UCLA English Reading Room, 1988.
  • Clark Library copy: armorial bookplate of Jas. Morgan, with motto: "semper in bona causa paratus"; uniformly bound in polished calf, gilt border, rules, flowers, and title in gilt on spine, marbled endpapers.
Other physical details
frontis, iv, l. 104 illus. plates (1 folded) ports. facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09210396
  • ucoclc9210396

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