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The works of Shakespeare: in eight volumes

Author: William Shakespeare; Theobald, Mr.; J O Halliwell-Phillipps; George Peirce Marsh
Publisher: London : Printed for H. Woodfall; C. Bathurst; J. Beecroft ; W. Strahan ; J. and F. Rivington; J. Hinton; Davis and Reymers; R. Baldwin; Hawes, Clarke, and Collins; R. Horsfield, W. Johnston; W. Owen, T. Caslon; T. Longman; E. and C. Dilly; C. Corbett; T. Cadell; E. Johnson; B. White; G. Keith; J. Hardy; T. Lowndes; T. Davies; J. Robson; T. Beckett; F. Newbery; and Robinson and Roberts, MDCCLXVII [1767]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : English

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Theobald, Mr.; J O Halliwell-Phillipps; George Peirce Marsh
OCLC Number: 1113159108
Notes: Contains the plays only.
Vol. 1 with a general title page. The imprints of vols. 2-7 read: "printed for J. and R. Tonson, H. Woodfall, J. Rivington, R. Baldwin, L. Hawes" [and 7 others in London]; that of vol.8 omits J. Tonson.
Engraved frontispiece lettered: G. Vander Gucht sc. Engraved plates preceding the plays lettered either: H. Gravelot in. & del., G. Vander Gucht scul.; or H. Gravelot inv., del., et sculp.
Vol. 8 with an index.
Description: 8 v. : ill., 1 port. (engravings) ; 17 cm (12mo)
Contents: v. 1. --
The tempest --
A 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 the shrew --
v. 3. --
All's well that ends well --
Twelfth-night: or, what you will --
Comedy of errors --
Winter-night's tale --
Life and death of King John --
v. 4. --
King Richard II --
King Henry IV. Part I --
King Henry IV. Part II --
King Henry V --
King Henry VI. Part I --
v. 5. --
King Henry VI. Part II --
King Henry VI. Part III --
King Richard III --
King Henry VIII --
v. 6. --
King Lear --
Timon of Athens --
Titus Andronicus --
Macbeth --
Coriolanus --
v. 7. --
Julius Caesar --
Anthony and Cleopatra --
Cymbeline --
Troilus and Cressida --
v. 8. --
.Romeo and Juliet --
Hamlet --
Other Titles: Plays
Responsibility: collated with the oldest copies, and corrected, with notes, explanatory, and critical, by Mr. Theobald ; printed verbatim from the octavo edition.


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