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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
First sketches of the second and third parts of King Henry the Sixth.
London, Printed for the Shakespeare Society, 1843
|Named Person:||Henry, King of England; Henry, King of England; Henry, King of England|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Shakespeare; J O Halliwell-Phillipps
|Notes:||Shakespeare society. Publications, no. 15. (Vol. IV, no. 3, in the L.C. set).
With reproductions of the original title-pages: The First part of the Contention betwixt the two famous houses of Yorke and Lancaster, with the death of the good Duke Humphrey ... London, Printed by Thomas Creed, for Thomas Millington ... 1594. and The true Tragedie of Richard Duke of Yorke, and the death of good King Henrie the Sixt, with the whole contention betweene the two Houses Lancaster and Yorke ... Printed at London, by P.S. for Thomas Millington ... 1595.
The 2 parts form the basis of Shakespeare's Henry VI, pts. 2 and 3. The authorship and their relation to his version are much disputed.
|Description:||xl, 224 pages 22 cm.|
|Other Titles:||King Henry the Sixth.|
|Responsibility:||Ed. by James Orchard Halliwell.|