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The plays of William Shakspeare :in miniature.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Plays of William Shakespeare
Plays.
Originator
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Sharpe, John, 1777-1860.
Whittingham, Charles, 1767-1840.
Publication
London : Printed by C. Whittingham, Dean Street, for John Sharpe, opposite York House, Piccadilly; and H.D. Symonds, Paternoster-Row
Contents
v. 1. Tempest ; Two gentlemen of Verona ; Merry wives of Windsor ; Twelfth-night -- v. 2. Measure for measure ; Much ado about nothing ; Midsummer-night's dream ; Love's labour's lost -- v. 3. Merchant of Venice ; As you like it ; All's well that ends well ; Taming of the shrew -- v. 4. Winter's tale ; Comedy of errors ; Macbeth ; Timon of Athens ; King John -- v. 5. King Richard II ; King Henry IV ; King Henry V -- v. 6. King Henry VI ; King Richard III -- v. 7. King Henry VIII ; Troilus and Cressida ; Coriolanus ; Hamlet -- v. 8. Julius Caesar ; Antony and Cleopatra ; Cymbeline ; Romeo and Juliet -- v. 9. Titus Andronicus ; Pericles ; King Lear ; Othello.
Date
1803-1804.
Edition
Sharpe's edition.
Description
9 v. : 1 port. (engraving) ; 11 cm.
Notes
Bookplate of W. A. Coolidge present in volumes 1, 2, and 3.
Bookplate of William Amory present in all volumes.
Conserved by Marie Oedel. Includes hand-bound index, probably created at time of conservation.
Each volume with a volume title page; v. 1-3 are dated 1803, v. 4-9 are dated 1804. Each play with a divisional title. Plays are separately paginated.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica
Glossary in v. 9.
Note: vols. 6 and 9 missing.
GUSN
318856
Call Number
CPT CPT-01-109.34 (Vol. 1)
CPT CPT-01-109.35 (Vol. 2)
CPT CPT-01-109.36 (Vol. 3)
CPT CPT-01-109.37 (Vol. 4)
CPT CPT-01-109.38 (Vol. 5)
CPT CPT-01-109.39 (Vol. 7)
CPT CPT-01-109.40 (Vol. 8)
CPT CPT-01-109.41 (Index)

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