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SHAKESPEARE, William.

The Plays....

Accurately printed from the text of the corrected copies left by the late George Steevens, Esq., and Edmond Malone, Esq. With Mr. Malone's various readings; a selection of explanatory and historical notes, from the most eminent commentators; A History of the Stage, and a Life of Shakespeare; by Alexander Chalmers, F.S.A. A new edition, in eight volumes.

Availability: In stock

Published: London for F. C. and J. Rivington [& 35 others in London]; 1823

Stock Code: 130665

£975
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

New edition. A handsome early Victorian set of Shakespeare's works.

measures 0.24m

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Description

8 volumes, octavo (214 x 129 mm). Contemporary pale red calf, black morocco labels, gilt panelling to spines with flat bands, multiple fillets to boards with cornerpieces gilt, roll to turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers and edges.

Illustrations

Portrait frontispiece.

Condition

Some occasional mild foxing and browning, spines a little faded, boards slightly marked, overall a very good set.

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