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Collection name:
Folger Digital Image Collection
Record:
Digital Image File Name:
2346
Source Creator:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title:
A collection of lithographic facsimiles of the early quarto editions of the separate works of Shakespeare : including every known edition of all the plays which were issued during the lifetime of the great dramatist / by Edmund William Ashbee ; in forty-eight volumes.
Source Created or Published:
1861-1871
Physical Description:
no.27; prelim. p. [9]: fascimile quarto title page
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Source Call Number:
PR2752 1861-1871 Sh.Col.
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
Works. Selections. 1861
Title (Hamnet):
A collection of lithographic facsimiles of the early quarto editions of the separate works of Shakespeare : including every known edition of all the plays which were issued during the lifetime of the great dramatist / by Edmund William Ashbee ; in forty-eight volumes.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
London :
Publisher (Hamnet):
For private circulation only,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1861-1871
Physical Description (Hamnet):
48 v. : facsims. ; 24 cm.
Subject (Hamnet):
Annotations (Provenance) 19th century. rbgenr DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Ashbee, Edmund W. (Edmund William)
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Ashbee, Edmund W. (Edmund William), associated name. DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Tuckett, J. D. (John Debell), associated name. DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889, associated name. DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Chiswick Press, publisher.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Whittingham & Wilkins, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Warwick Castle (Warwick, England). Shakespeare Library, former owner. DFo
Notes (Hamnet):
Edited by J.O. Halliwell-Phillipps (Folger card catalog).
Notes (Hamnet):
Fifty copies originally printed, with 19 later being destroyed (Ms. note in Folger copy).
Notes (Hamnet):
Each leaf printed on recto only.
Notes (Hamnet):
v. 1. Introductory material -- v. 2. Venus and Adonis, 1593 -- v. 3. Rape of Lucrece, 1594 -- v. 4. Venus and Adonis, 1594 -- v. 5. Romeo and Juliet, 1597 -- v. 6. King Richard II, 1597 -- v. 7. King Richard III, 1597 -- v. 8. Love's labour's lost, 1598 -- v. 9. King Richard II, 1598 -- v. 10. King Henry IV, part 1, 1598 -- v. 11. King Richard III, 1598 -- v. 12. King Henry IV, part 1, 1599 -- v. 13. Romeo and Juliet, 1599 -- v. 14. Much ado about nothing, 1600 -- v. 15. Titus Andronicus, 1600 -- v. 16. Midsummer night's dream, 1600 -- v. 17. Midsummer night's dream, 1600 -- v. 18. Merchant of Venice, 1600 -- v. 19. Merchant of Venice, 1600 -- v. 20. King Henry IV, part 2, 1600 -- v. 21. King Henry IV, part 2, 1600 -- v. 22. Henry V, 1600 -- v. 23. Merry wives of Windsor, 1602 -- v. 24. Henry V, 1602 -- v. 25. King Richard III, 1602 -- v. 26. Hamlet, 1603 -- v. 27. Hamlet, 1604 -- v. 28. King Henry IV, part 1, 1604 -- v. 29. Hamlet, 1605 -- v. 30. King Richard III, 1605 -- v. 31. King Lear, 1608 -- v. 32. King Lear, 1608 -- v. 33. King Richard II, 1608 -- v. 34. King Henry IV, part 1, 1608 -- v. 35. Henry V, 1608 -- v. 36. Romeo and Juliet, 1609 -- v. 37. Troilus and Cressida, 1609 -- v. 38. Pericles, 1609 -- v. 39. Pericles, 1609 -- v. 40. Titus Andronicus, 1611 -- v. 41. Pericles, 1611 -- v. 42. Hamlet, 1611 -- v. 43. King Richard III, 1612 -- v. 44. King Henry IV, part 1, 1613 -- v. 45. King Richard II, 1615 -- v. 46. Romeo and Juliet, undated -- v. 47. Merry wives of Windsor, 1619 -- v. 48. Othello, 1622.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
Ms. notes by Ashbee on the limitation of 50 copies and John Tuckett on the destruction of 19 copies, as well as ms. date and numbering signed "J.O. Halliwell," at the beginning of each volume. An extra copy of no.35 printed double-sided, with a ms. note: "This is the only copy printed in this form, J.O.H." Bookplate: Warwick Castle Shakespeare Library. Half bound in goatskin, with marbled boards and endpapers; gilt edges.
Call Number (Hamnet):
PR2752 1861-1871 Sh.Col.

A collection of lithographic facsimiles of the early quarto editions of the separate works…