Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Folger Digital Image Collection
Record:
Digital Image File Name:
19096
Source Title:
[Poems. 1640] Poems / vvritten by Wil. Shake-speare. Gent.
Source Creator:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Created or Published:
1640
Physical Description:
F4v || F5r
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Source Call Number:
STC 22344 copy 7
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
Poems. 1640
Title (Hamnet):
Poems. vvritten by Wil. Shake-speare. Gent.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Printed at London :
Publisher (Hamnet):
by Tho. Cotes, and are to be sold by Iohn Benson, dwelling in St. Dunstans Church-yard,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1640.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[192] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 15 cm (8vo)
Subject (Hamnet):
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Subject (Hamnet):
Made-up copies (Publishing) rbpub DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Cotes, Thomas, d. 1641, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Curzon family, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Jolley, Thomas, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Perry, Marsden J. (Marsden Jasiel), 1850-1937, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Warwick Castle (England), former owner.
Notes (Hamnet):
Contains all but eight of the sonnets, "A lover's complaint", "The passionate pilgrim" (mostly not by Shakespeare), "The phoenix and the turtle" (attributed to Shakespeare), and poems of miscellaneous authors.
Notes (Hamnet):
Copy filmed at UMI microfilm Early English Books, Tract Supplement reel E4 has title page only; lacks imprint date.
Notes (Hamnet):
Entered in the Stationers' register 4 November 1639 (STC).
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: *⁴ A-L⁸ M⁴.
Notes (Hamnet):
The plate contains eight lines of verse and is signed "W.M. sculpsit.", i.e. William Marshall.
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) S106377
Citations (Hamnet):
Pforzheimer, 880
Citations (Hamnet):
STC (2nd ed.), 22344
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
cs60. A made-up copy. Imperfect: lacking the portrait, gathering *, leaves A1, C7, and gatherings K-M; bound in their places are modern reprints of the missing leaves. Provenance: possibly Thomas Brown copy (armorial bookplate of Brown (motto "industria et probitate") attached to STC worksheet (Folger files))
Call Number (Hamnet):
STC 22344 Copy 7

[Poems. 1640] Poems / vvritten by Wil. Shake-speare. Gent.