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The plays of William Shakspeare

Author: William Shakespeare; George Steevens; Edmond Malone
Publisher: London : Printed for Longman and Co., 1837.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : English : New edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Comedy plays
Tragedies (Drama)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; George Steevens; Edmond Malone
OCLC Number: 1132922279
Description: 8 volumes : illustrations, portraits
Contents: 1. Sketch of the life of Shakspeare.--Shakspeare's will.--Mr. Pope's preface.--Dr. Johnson's preface.--An historical account of the English stage, by Mr. Malone.--Chronology of Shakspeare's plays.--Glossary.--Tempest.--Two gentlemen of Verona.--Merry wives of Windsor.--2. Twelfth night.--Measure for measure.--Much ado about nothing.--Mid-summer night's dream.--Love's labour's lost.--3. Merchant of Venice.--As you like it.--All's well that ends well.--Taming of the shrew.--Winter's tale.--4. Comedy of errors.--Macbeth.--King John.--King Richard II.--King Henry IV. pt. 1.--5. King Henry IV. pt. 2.--King Henry V.--King Henry VI.--6. King Richard III.--King Henry VIII.--Troilus and Cressida.--Timon of Athens.--Coriolanus.--7. Julius Ca︠e︡sar.--Antony and Cleopatra.--Cymbeline.--Titus Andronicus.--Pericles.--8. King Lear.--Romeo and Juliet.--Hamlet.--Othello.
Other Titles: Plays
Plays of William Shakespeare
Responsibility: accurately printed from the text of the corrected copies left by the late George Steevens, Esq., and Edmond Malone, Esq. with Mr. Malone's various readings ; a selection of explanatory and historical notes, from the most eminent commentators ; a history of the stage, and a life of Shakspeare ; by Alexander Chalmers.


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