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Creator:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, author.
Title:
Shakespeare's popular dramatic works : in three volumes.
Alternate Title(s):
Plays. Selections. 1811
Published/Created:
Newcastle upon Tyne : Printed and sold by J. Mitchell, [1811]
Physical Description:
3 volumes ; 10 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR2753 .M58 1810
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Neale Albert, Yale JD 1961, and Margaret Albert
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Composed of 12 plays, probably remainders published by Vernor & Hood. The title pages for Hamlet, Othello, and Macbeth are dated 1810. The remaining title pages are dated 1811.
Title from volume title pages.
Imprints on play title pages read: London: Published and sold by Vernor & Hood, Poulry ; and Champante and Whitrow, Aldgate. Newcastle-upon-Tyne : printed and sold for J. Mitchell : and sold by every respectable bookseller in Great Britain.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in quarter calf and marbled boards. Inscrition: E. Heath, 1899.
Contents:
volume 1. Hamlet (1810) ; Othello (1810) ; Macbeth ; Romeo and Juliet -- volume 2. Merchant of Venice ; King Henry VIII ; King Richard III ; Merry wives of Windsor -- volume 3. Tempest ; Winter's tale ; Much ado about nothing ; As you like it.
Subject Terms:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Works. Selections. 1810.
Form/Genre:
Plays.
Contributors:
Mitchell, J. (John), 1772-1819, printer, bookseller.
Vernor and Hood, publisher, bookseller.
Champante and Whitrow, bookseller.
Collection of Margaret and Neale Albert (Yale Center for British Art).
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