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The dramatic works of William Shakespeare

£120.00

Product description

This is a comprehensive edition of Shakespeare's dramatic works in 12 volumes, numbered 1 to 12, but two volumes bound together so total of 6 books.This edition bears no printing date on vol. I, but other title pages have dates ranging from 1813 to 1815. One of the three issues published by Thomas Tegg. Stereotyped and printed by A. Wilson. Beautiful plates for each new work. In vol. I engraving of Shakespeare's portraiy by Holl. In vol 1 "Some account of The Life, etc. of William Shakespeare, written by Mr. Rowe, pp. i = xxiv; follows Dr. Johnson's Preface (first printed in 1765) on pp. xxv--lxxxviii; then "An Essay on the learning of Shakespeare: Addressed to Joseph Cradock, Esq.", pp. lxxxix-clii. Each volume contains about 500 pages, pagination starts again for each volume. With many b/w plates. Bound in original half calf on marbled paper. The binding is in very good condition, the covers are rubbed. Not a library copy. In good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Shakespeare [Shakspere], William
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
4" x 6 1/4"
Edition:
12 volumes in 6 books
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Thomas Tegg
Title:
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare.

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This is a comprehensive edition of Shakespeare's dramatic works in 12 volumes, numbered 1 to 12, but two volumes bound together so total of 6 books.This edition bears no printing date on vol. I, but other title pages have dates ranging from 1813 to 1815. One of the three issues published by Thomas Tegg. Stereotyped and printed by A. Wilson. Beautiful plates for each new work. In vol. I engraving of Shakespeare's portraiy by Holl. In vol 1 "Some account of The Life, etc. of William Shakespeare, written by Mr. Rowe, pp. i = xxiv; follows Dr. Johnson's Preface (first printed in 1765) on pp. xxv--lxxxviii; then "An Essay on the learning of Shakespeare: Addressed to Joseph Cradock, Esq.", pp. lxxxix-clii. Each volume contains about 500 pages, pagination starts again for each volume. With many b/w plates. Bound in original half calf on marbled paper. The binding is in very good condition, the covers are rubbed. Not a library copy. In good condition.

Author(s):
Shakespeare [Shakspere], William
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
4" x 6 1/4"
Edition:
12 volumes in 6 books
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Thomas Tegg
Title:
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare.

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