Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: The tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmarke

Digital Image File Name: 
Source Call Number: 
STC 22277 copy 3
Source Creator: 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title: 
The tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmarke
Source Created or Published: 
Physical Description: 
K4v || L1r
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Creator (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Title (Hamnet): 
The tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmarke. by VVilliam Shakespeare.
Edition (Hamnet): 
Newly imprinted and enlarged to almost as much againe as it was, according to the true and perfect coppy.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
At London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed for Iohn Smethwicke, and are to be sold at his shoppe in Saint Dunstons Church yeard in Fleetstreet. Vnder the Diall,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[104] p. ; 18 cm. (4to)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O. (James Orchard), 1820-1889, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Roxburghe, John Ker, Duke of, 1740-1804, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Simmes, Valentine, fl. 1585-1622, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Smethwicke, John, d. 1641, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Steevens, George, 1736-1800, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Eld, George, d. 1624, printer.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Mostly in verse.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printer conjectured by STC to be George Eld; Greg conjectures printer to be Valentine Simmes from ornament found on leaf B1.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: [A]² B-N⁴ O²; A1 blank.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S111103
Citations (Hamnet): 
Greg, I, 197(c)
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 22277
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
cs0900. Imperfect: wanting the title leaf and the blank (gathering [A]). Each leaf is trimmed and inlaid; the final leaf is mounted. MS. notes (editorial corrections and collations (i.e. with another edition?) (in the hand of George Steevens?) and MS. markings. Divided into acts and scenes in MS. pencil. Cropped, affecting headlines, direction-lines, and some text. Red goatskin armorial binding, stamped "Kemble Collection" on the front cover and signed by Birdsall, Northampton. Provenance: on B1r: inscribed: "Ge. [George] Steevens"; armorial stamp of John Ker, 3rd duke of Roxburghe; and inscribed: "Collated & Perfect J.P.K. [John Philip Kemble] 1814"; Devonshire library copy; Huntington Library duplicate copy; April 24, 1918 Huntington Library, Anderson sale, lot 439 (Folger file)
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 22277 Copy 3