The works of Shakespear : in eight volumes : the genuine text (collated with all the former editions, and then corrected and emended) is here settled, being restored from the blunders of the first editors, and the interpolations of the two last : with a comment and notes, critical and explanatory (Book, 1747) [WorldCat.org]
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The works of Shakespear : in eight volumes : the genuine text (collated with all the former editions, and then corrected and emended) is here settled, being restored from the blunders of the first editors, and the interpolations of the two last : with a comment and notes, critical and explanatory

Author: William ShakespeareAlexander PopeWilliam WarburtonNicholas RoweSamuel BirtAll authors
Publisher: London : Printed for J. and P. Knapton; S. Birt; T. Longman and T. Shewell; H. Lintott; C. Hitch; J. Brindley; J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper; R. Wellington; E. New; and B. Dod, MDCCXLVII. [1747]
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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
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Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Alexander Pope; William Warburton; Nicholas Rowe; Samuel Birt; Thomas Longman; Thomas Shewell; Henry Lintot; Charles Hitch; John Brindley; Somerset Draper; Richard Wellington; E New; Benjamin Dodd; George Vertue; John and Paul Knapton (Firm),; J. and R. Tonson,
OCLC Number: 1066168
Notes: Contains the plays only.
Vol. 1 with a general title page; all volumes with a dated volume title page, errata on volume title page verso; all plays with an individual play half-title.
Engraved frontispiece plate lettered: G. Vertue sculpsit.
Vol. 1 with a preface, Mr. Pope's preface, Some account of the life, &c. of Mr. William Shakespeare by Mr. Rowe, and a table. Vol. 8 with an index.
Head- and tail-pieces, initials.
Errata on title page verso of each vol.
Includes index (vol. 8).
Description: 8 volumes : ports. (engravings) ; 21 cm (8vo)
Contents: v. 1. Tempest ; Midsummer night's dream ; Two gentlemen of Verona ; Merry wives of Windsor ; Measure for measure --
v. 2. Much ado about nothing ; Merchant of Venice ; Love's labour's lost ; As you like it ; Taming of the shrew --
v. 3. All's well that ends well ; Twelfth night ; Comedy of errors ; Winter's tale ; King John --
v. 4. King Richard II ; King Henry IV. Part 1 ; King Henry IV. Part 2 ; King Henry V ; King Henry VI. Part 1 --
v. 5. King Henry VI. Part 2 ; King Henry VI. Part 3 ; King Richard III ; King Henry VIII --
v. 6. King Lear ; Timon of Athens ; Titus Andronicus ; Macbeth ; Coriolanus --
v. 7. Julius Caesar ; Antony and Cleopatra ; Cymbeline ; Troilus and Cressida --
v. 8. Romeo and Juliet ; Hamlet ; Othello.
Other Titles: Plays
Responsibility: by Mr. Pope and Mr. Warburton.

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