The works of Mr. William Shakespear : in six volumes. Adorn'd with cuts /

revis'd and corrected, with an account of the life and writings of the author. By N. Rowe, Esq;

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Other Authors: Rowe, Nicholas, 1674-1718.
Associated Name: Tonson, Jacob (Bookseller)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed for Jacob Tonson, 1709.
Former Owner/Donor:Birrell, Augustine
Physical Description:6 v. ([12], XL, 3,324 p.) : ill., port. ; 24 cm (8vo)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
Bibliographical reference number:
General note:In fact the dramatic works only.
Each play has a separate title page with the imprint: "printed in the year 1709.".
This edition differs from a reprint (possibly surreptitious) of the same year: vol.1 sig. A under "G" of "Goodness"; vol.6 sig. A4 under "here" of "where".
Large paper issue.
Citation / References note:ESTC, T138296
Rothschild, 1768
Immediate source of acquisition note:RW.36.26-31 Donation; Victor Rothschild, 3rd Baron Rothschild; 1969.
Ownership and custodial history note:RW.36.26-31 Augustine Birrell (Hodgson, 12 July 1934, lot 331).
Tags: Add Tag
Be the first to tag this record!

Reserve (Wren) - Ask at Enquiry Desk

Holdings details from Reserve (Wren) - Ask at Enquiry Desk
Shelfmark:
Capell N.1 vol.1 Not for loan : Available
Capell N.2 vol.2 Not for loan : Available
Capell N.3 vol.3 Not for loan : Available
Capell N.4 vol.4 Not for loan : Available
Capell N.5 vol.5 Not for loan : Available
Capell N.6 vol.6 Not for loan : Available
RW.36.26 vol.1 Not for loan : Available
RW.36.27 vol.2 Not for loan : Available
RW.36.28 vol.3 Not for loan : Available
RW.36.29 vol.4 Not for loan : Available
RW.36.30 vol.5 Not for loan : Available
RW.36.31 vol.6 Not for loan : Available