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Title
The dramatic works of William Shakspeare :  with a life of the poet and notes, original and selected  
Dramatic works of William Shakespeare
Name/Creator
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, creator
Peabody, Oliver William Bourn, 1799-1848, ed.
Singer, Samuel Weller, 1783-1858, ed.
Symmons, Charles, 1749-1826
Collier, John Payne, 1789-1883
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891, , former owner,annotator.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3326934 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Hilliard, Gray, and Co.
Language
English
Description
7 v. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Form/Genre
text

drama

print

Category
Melville, Herman

Marginalia

Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

English

19 century

Note
v. 1. Life. New facts regarding the life of Shakspeare / [by J. Payne Collier]. Shakspere's will. Preface of the players. Tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry wives of Windsor. Twelfth night, or, What you will. Measure for measure. Much ado about nothing -- v. 2. Midsummer-night's dream. Love's labor's lost. Merchant of Venice. As you like it. All's well that ends well. Taming of the shrew -- v. 3. Winter's tale. Comedy of errors. Macbeth. King John. King Richard the Second. King Henry the Fourth, pt. 1 -- v. 4. King Henry the fourth, pt. 2. King Henry the Fifth. King Henry the Sixth, pts. 1-3 -- v. 5. King Richard the Third. King Henry the Eighth. Troilus and Cressida. Timon of Athens. Coriolanus -- v. 6. Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline. Titus Andronicus. Pericles, Prince of Tyre -- v. 7. King Lear. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark. Othello, the Moor of Venice.

Edited by Oliver W.B. Peabody (Modern Lang. Assoc. Publ., v. 22, p. 657-660);

Based on Singer's edition, "carefully compared" with the folio of 1623 ; with the life by Dr. Symmons, revised, and "New facts regarding the life of Shakespeare," by Collier --Advertisement, v.1.

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