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The works of Shakespear. In six volumes.

The works of Shakespear. In six volumes.

Author: William Shakespeare; Thomas Hanmer, Sir; Alexander Pope; Nicholas Rowe
Publisher: London, Printed for J. and P. Knapton 1745.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Thomas Hanmer, Sir; Alexander Pope; Nicholas Rowe
OCLC Number: 2377207
Notes: Title vignette.
The above title is prefixed to v. 1 only: v. 2-6 have title: The works of Mr. William Shakespear. The latter title appears also in v. 1 as added title page
Edited by Sir Thomas Hanmer, who followed Pope's edition of 1723-25.
Spine title: Hanmer's Shakespear.
Description: 6 volumes frontispiece, portrait 21 cm
Contents: v. 1. Preface. Mr. Pope's preface. Some account of the life, &c. of Mr. William Shakespeare. by N. Rowe. Comedies: The tempest. A midsummer night's dream. The two gentlemen of Verona. The merry wives of Windsor. Measure for measure. The comedy of errors. Much ado about nothing.--v. 2. Comedies: The merchant of Venice. Love's labour's lost. As you like it. The taming of the shrew. All's well that end's well. Twelfth night: or, What you will. The winter's tale.--v. 3. Historical plays: King Lear. King John. King Richard II. King Henry IV, pt. I-II. King Henry V.--v. 4. Historical plays: King Henry VI, pt. I-III. King Richard III. King Henry VIII.--v. 5. Tragedies: Timon of Athens. Coriolanus. Julius Cæsar. Antony and Cleopatra. Titus Andronicus. Macbeth.--v. 6. Tragedies: Troilus and Cressida. Cymbeline. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello. Glossary.
Other Titles: Hanmer's Shakespear
Responsibility: Carefully revised and corrected by the former editions.


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