Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories, Tragedies and Poems.
Edited by J. Payne Collier, Esq. F.S.A. New Edition. In six volumes. [with:] Notes and emendations to the text of Shakespeare's plays, from early manuscript corrections in a copy of the folio, 1632, in the possession of J. Payne Collier ... The second edition, revised and enlarged.
The six-volume edition of Shakespeare’s works is dated 1858 at the end of the preface, the supplementary volume 1853 on its title-page.
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7 volumes, octavo. Bound in green half morocco, titles and decoration to spines gilt, cloth covered boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Frontispiece portrait in volume I. Slight rubbing to extremities otherwise a nice sound set, bookplate to front pastedown in each volume.