Bell's edition of Shakespeare's plays, as they are now performed at the Theatres Royal in London; regulated from the prompt books of each house by permission; with notes critical and illustrative; by the authors of the Dramatic censor. ... (Book, 1774) [WorldCat.org]
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Bell's edition of Shakespeare's plays, as they are now performed at the Theatres Royal in London; regulated from the prompt books of each house by permission; with notes critical and illustrative; by the authors of the Dramatic censor. ...
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Bell's edition of Shakespeare's plays, as they are now performed at the Theatres Royal in London; regulated from the prompt books of each house by permission; with notes critical and illustrative; by the authors of the Dramatic censor. ...

Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: London : printed for John Bell, near Exeter Exchange in the Strand, and C. Etherington at York, MDCCLXXIIII. [1774]
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Genre/Form: Early works
Plays
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare
OCLC Number: 1029648193
Notes: "Authors of Dramatic censor" = Francis Gentleman and others.
The volume title pages are engraved. Some irregularities in pagination; v. 1 jumps from p. 57 to p. 135, but register is continuous.
Vol. 1 and 4 contain publisher's advertisements for John Bell.
Vol I. Containing An essay on oratory. As you like it[.] Macbeth[.] Othello[.] All's well that ends well. -- Vol. II. Containing Merchant of Venice. Romeo & Juliet[.] King Lear[.] Cymbeline[.] Much ado about nothing. -- Vol. III. Containing Measure for measure. King Richard ye IIId. Hamlet[.] Tempest[.] Merry wives of Windsor. -- Vol. IV. Containing Kg. Henry 4th. Part 1st. King John[.] Henry 5th[.] Henry 8th[.] Kg. Henry 4th. Part 2d. -- Vol. V. Containing Twelfth Night. Winters tale[.] Jul: Cæsar[.] Coriolanus[.] Timon of Athens. -- Vol. VI. Containing Two gentlemen of Verona. Taming of the shrew[.] Troilus & Cresida. Anthony & Cleopatra. -- Vol VII. Containing King Richard. 2d. Henry ye Sixth. Part 1st. 2d. 3d. Vol. VIII. Containing Titus Andronicus. Comedy of errors. Midsummers night dream. Love's labour lost. -- [Vol. IX] Poems written by Shakespear.
Each play has a separate letterpress title page and dated 1774. Volume 9 imprint: London. Publish'd Sept. 1. 1774. for J:Bell & C. Etherington. (V.9 pagination: [2], 29, [11], 221 [3] p. Page [3] of 221 page register, signature D: "Venus and Adonis. Vol. IX.").
Format 12° in 6's.
Description: 9 v., plates : ports. ; 12°.
Other Titles: Works
Shakespeare's plays, as they are now performed at the Theatres Royal in London

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