Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Works. 1868. W.P. Nimmo] The complete works of William Shakespeare : from the text of Johnson, Steevens & Reed : with biographical sketch / by Mary Cowden Clarke.

Digital Image File Name: 
119267
Source Call Number: 
PR2754 1k1 copy 2 Sh.Col.
Source Creator: 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title: 
[Works. 1868. W.P. Nimmo] The complete works of William Shakespeare : from the text of Johnson, Steevens & Reed : with biographical sketch / by Mary Cowden Clarke.
Source Created or Published: 
[1868?]
Physical Description: 
title page
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Works. 1868. W.P. Nimmo
Title (Hamnet): 
The complete works of William Shakespeare : from the text of Johnson, Steevens & Reed : with biographical sketch / by Mary Cowden Clarke.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Edinburgh :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
William P. Nimmo,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
[1868?]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
xvi, 715, 16 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill., port. ; 25 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Publishers' advertisements - Scotland - Edinburgh - 19th century.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Clarke, Mary Cowden, 1809-1898.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Steevens, George, 1736-1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Reed, Isaac, 1742-1807.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Le Conte, John, 1816-1887, ill.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Bell, Robert Charles, 1806-1872, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Donaldson, Thomas, 1843-1898, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
William P. Nimmo & Co., publisher.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
James Ballantyne and Co., printer.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Engraved title page lettered: John LeConte, sc. Frontispiece portrait engraved by R.C. Bell.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Publication date deduced from the titles listed in the publisher's advertisements.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Text in two columns, glossary in three.
Notes (Hamnet): 
With 16 p. of advertisements for W.P. Nimmo.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Autographed letter from Thomas Donaldson to Henry Irving, dated Feby. 12th 1893, pasted on front endpaper. Plate inserted with Walt Whitman's autograph and portrait. Autograph: Walt Whitman. Autograph: Thomas Donaldson, from Walt Whitman at his hands in Camden, N.J., December 20, 1891. In ms.: Phil., Pa., Feby 12th 1894, I give this copy of Shakespeare [was?] the property of Walt Whitman to Henry Irving, actor of London, England. Bookplate: Henry Irving. Printed essay by Walt Whitman, autographed by the author, folded and tipped in before the biographical sketch. Paper with ms. notes pasted in before the Poems. Some ms. markings. Publisher's cloth binding; gilt top edge.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
PR2754 1k1 copy 2 Sh.Col.