Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Image Details:
Henry VI, Part 3
Source Creator:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title:
[King Henry VI. Part 2-3] The vvhole contention betvveene the tvvo famous houses, Lancaster and Yorke.
Source Created or Published:
[1619]
Physical Description:
L1v
Source Call Number:
STC 26101 copy 3
Digital Image File Name:
22567
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
163925
Hamnet Holdings ID:
157503
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
King Henry VI. Part 2-3
Title (Hamnet):
Late, and much admired play, called, Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Title (Hamnet):
Pericles.
Title (Hamnet):
The vvhole contention betvveene the tvvo famous houses, Lancaster and Yorke. : With the tragicall ends of the good Duke Humfrey, Richard Duke of Yorke, and King Henrie the Sixt. Diuided into two parts: and newly corrected and enlarged. . Written by William Shakespeare, gent.
Title (Hamnet):
Whole contention betweene the two famous houses, Lancaster and Yorke
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Printed at London :
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
For T.P.,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
[1619]
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[196] p. ; 19 cm (4to)
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
Contains The whole contention pts. 1-2 and Pericles. MS. table of contents. Bound with seven other 1619 Shakespeare quartos (shelf-marks: STC 22303 Copy 5, 18796 Copy 4, 22297 Copy 3, 22291 Copy 4, 22293 Copy 5, 22300 Copy 4, and 22341 Copy 4). Mis-bound: the first five works after STC 26101 are bound between leaves Q4 and chi1. Contemporary calfskin binding, stamped in gilt with "Edward Gwynn" on front cover; stored in a case. Provenance: Edward Gwynn copy (cf. Jackson, W.A. Records of a bibliographer ... Cambridge, 1967. pp. 115-119); anonymous armorial bookplate (of Goetz Wrisberg?: cf. bookplate in Folger shelf-mark STC 4998; cf. Folger worksheet for STC 4998); Marsden J. Perry copy; inscribed on front free endpaper: ... "From the library of Marsden J. Perry ... Purchased July 22, 1919. A.S.W. Rosenbach"
Notes (Hamnet):
"The late, and much admired play, called, Pericles, Prince of Tyre" has separate title page dated 1619 on chi1; register is continuous.
Notes (Hamnet):
Corrupt and shorter versions, possibly memorial reconstructions, of "Henry VI", parts 2-3, by William Shakespeare, which first appeared in finished form in the First Folio. Also reprints "Pericles Prince of Tyre".
Notes (Hamnet):
Intended to be issued as part of William Jaggard's Shakespearian collection of ten plays (Greg, III, p. 1107-9).
Notes (Hamnet):
Mostly in verse.
Notes (Hamnet):
Printed by William Jaggard for Thomas Pavier (STC).
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: A-Q⁴ chi1[=2B2?] R-2A⁴ 2B²(-2B2)[=chi1?].
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) S111147
Citations (Hamnet):
Greg, I, 119(c), 284(d)
Citations (Hamnet):
Pforzheimer, 884
Citations (Hamnet):
STC (2nd ed.), 26101
Subject (Hamnet):
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Gwynn, Edward, d. ca. 1645, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hoe, Robert, 1839-1909, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Jaggard, William, 1569-1623, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Pavier, Thomas, d. 1625, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Perry, Marsden J. (Marsden Jasiel), 1850-1937, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Roxburghe, John Ker, Duke of, 1740-1804, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Call Number (Hamnet):
STC 26101 copy 3

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