Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Works. 1623] Mr. VVilliam Shakespeares comedies, histories, & tragedies : published according to the true originall copies.

Digital Image File Name: 
057067
Source Call Number: 
STC 22273 Fo.1 no.23
Source Creator: 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title: 
[Works. 1623] Mr. VVilliam Shakespeares comedies, histories, & tragedies : published according to the true originall copies.
Image Details: 
Richard III
Source Created or Published: 
1623
Physical Description: 
leaf t2 verso (page 204)
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Plays. 1623
Title (Hamnet): 
Mr. VVilliam Shakespeares comedies, histories, & tragedies : published according to the true originall copies.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed. Blount,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1623.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[18], 303, [1], 46, 49-100, [2], 69-232, [2], 79-80, [26], 98, [2], 109-156, 257-993 [i.e. 399], [1] p. : 1 port. (engraving) ; 32 cm. (fol.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Made-up copies (Publishing)DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Heminge, John, ca. 1556-1630.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Condell, Henry, d. 1627.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Jaggard, Isaac, d. 1627, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Jaggard, William, 1569-1623, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Blount, Edward, fl. 1588-1632, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Smethwicke, John, d. 1641, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Aspley, William, d. 1640, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Jaggard, William, 1569-1623, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Folger, Emily C. J. (Emily Clara Jordan), 1858-1936, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Folger, Henry Clay, 1857-1930, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Child, Mary, signer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Brocket, Elizabeth, 1681-1759, signer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Brocket, William, 1717-1791, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Brocket family library, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Editors' dedication signed: Iohn Heminge. Henry Condell.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Colophon: Printed at the charges of W. Jaggard, Ed. Blount, I. Smithweeke, and W. Aspley, 1623.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Stationers' register: Entered to Blount and I. Jaggard 8 November [1623]
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: [superscript pi]A⁶([superscript pi]A1+1, [superscript pi]A5+1.2), A-2B⁶, 2C², a-g⁶, [superscript chi]2g⁸, h-v⁶, x⁴, "gg3.4"(±"gg3"), [par.]-2[par.]⁶, 3[par.]1, 2a-2f⁶, 2g², "Gg⁶", 2h⁶, 2k-3b⁶.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The title page ([superscript pi]A1+1) is letterpress except for a large portrait of Shakespeare, engraved by Martin Droeshout.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"The life and death of King Iohn" begins new pagination on leaf a1r; "The tragedy of Coriolanus" begins new pagination on leaf 2a1r.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Page 399 misnumbered '993'.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy 23 wants [superscript pi]A1, [superscript pi]A1+1 (title leaf), and 3b6; supplied in facsim.
Notes (Hamnet): 
[superscript pi]A4 imperfect, affecting catchword; completed in facsim. A few leaves closely trimmed, shaving rules.
Notes (Hamnet): 
8 leaves said to have been supplied from another copy or copies.
Notes (Hamnet): 
[superscript pi]A5+1 misbound after [superscript pi]A4.
Notes (Hamnet): 
See curatorial file for additional information, including variations not recorded here.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Autograph of Mary Child; autograph of Elizabeth Brocket, 1695, 1702, 1712; bookplate of William Brocket.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Manuscript additions on front flyleaves and on several pages of the text. Verses "To the ladies," by Mary, Lady Chudleigh, on 4th front flyleaf verso (1st line: "Wife and servant are the same").
Notes (Hamnet): 
FILM Fo. 60.6a--Negative microfilm of Folger copy, STC 22273 Fo.1 no.23 (16:1, 70 ft.).
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.) 22273
Citations (Hamnet): 
West, A.J. Shakespeare first folio, 81
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S111228
Citations (Hamnet): 
Lee, S. Census, 124
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 22273 Fo.1 no.23