The Complete Works of Shakespeare, comprising his Plays and Poems, with a history of the stage, a Life of the Poet, and an introduction to each play: the text of the plays corrected by the manuscript emendations contained in the recently discovered folio of 1632 by J. Payne Collier. To which are added, glossarial and explanatory notes, and notes to the emendations, containing the readings of former editions, by John L. Jewett. J. Payne COLLIER, John L. JEWETT, William SHAKESPEARE, ANDERSON.

The Complete Works of Shakespeare, comprising his Plays and Poems, with a history of the stage, a Life of the Poet, and an introduction to each play: the text of the plays corrected by the manuscript emendations contained in the recently discovered folio of 1632 by J. Payne Collier. To which are added, glossarial and explanatory notes, and notes to the emendations, containing the readings of former editions, by John L. Jewett.

Brooklyn, NY: D.S. Holmes, 1855. [Poetry and Drama] FINELY BOUND AND ILLUSTRATED. Large octavo (26 x 19cm), pp.lxxxii; 986. Illustrated with many wood engravings by Anderson, as well as an etched frontispiece of the Bard. Contemporary publisher's brown full morocco with gilt titles to spine and boards, and blind decoration all over. All edges gilt; blue and gilt patterned endpapers. Lightly browned throughout; some spotting to preliminaries. Light rubbing and bumping to binding. Very good. Item #54316

Price: £175.00

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