Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Merchant of Venice] The most excellent historie of the merchant of Venice. VVith the extreame crueltie of Shylocke the Iewe towards the said merchant, in cutting a just pound of his flesh: and the obtaining of Portia by the choice of three chests. As it hath beene divers times acted by the Lord Chamberlaine his servants. Written by William Shakespeare.

Digital Image File Name: 
12051
Source Call Number: 
STC 22298 copy 2
Source Creator: 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title: 
[Merchant of Venice] The most excellent historie of the merchant of Venice. VVith the extreame crueltie of Shylocke the Iewe towards the said merchant, in cutting a just pound of his flesh: and the obtaining of Portia by the choice of three chests. As it hath beene divers times acted by the Lord Chamberlaine his servants. Written by William Shakespeare.
Source Created or Published: 
1637
Physical Description: 
back endleaf 18v || back endleaf 19r
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Merchant of Venice
Title (Hamnet): 
Comicall historie of the merchant of Venice
Title (Hamnet): 
The most excellent historie of the merchant of Venice. VVith the extreame crueltie of Shylocke the Iewe towards the said merchant, in cutting a just pound of his flesh: and the obtaining of Portia by the choice of three chests. As it hath beene divers times acted by the Lord Chamberlaine his servants. Written by William Shakespeare.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by M[armaduke] P[arsons] for Laurence Hayes, and are to be sold at his shop on Fleetbridge,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1637.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[72] p. ; 19 cm (4to)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Subject (Hamnet): 
Made-up copies (Publishing) rbpub DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Corser, Thomas, 1793-1876, 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): 
Perry, Marsden J. (Marsden Jasiel), 1850-1937, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Warwick Castle (England), former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: A-I⁴.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Mostly in verse.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printer's name from STC.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Greg, I, 172(eI)
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 22298
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S111192
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
cs452. All corners are repaired. Print show-through. Burn-hole on C4, affecting text. D2 creased, affecting text. Red goatskin binding, signed by C. Lewis. Provenance: possibly Thomas Corser copy (without the Corser collation mark); possibly Charles H.G. Craufurd copy (Folger file); James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (with his signed MS. note on back paste-down); Marsden J. Perry copy
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 22298 Copy 2