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ANTIQUARIAN BOOK

The Dramatic Works of Shakspeare.

SHAKESPEARE (William).

SHAKESPEARE (William).

The Dramatic Works of Shakspeare. With a Life, and a Glossary.

Woodcut vignette to each volume title and at the end of the text in each volume, woodcut portrait of Shakespeare at head of "The Life" and vignette at end, vignette at end of the Glossary in vol.8.

Eight volumes. 16mo. [119 x 72 x 162 mm]. xliii, [i], 348 pp; [2]ff, 357pp; [2]ff, 367pp; [2]ff, 418pp; [2]ff, 370pp; [2]ff, 361pp; [2]ff, 412pp; [2]ff, 413, [11] pp. Bound in the original light red cloth, the spines with printed paper labels, uncut and unopened edges. (Spines faded and a few minor chips to labels).
Chiswick: printed by C. and C. Whittingham, 1828.

With 10pp of advertisements for Works Printed at the Chiswick Press at the end of vol.8. The labels on the spine list the contents of each volume, and the price of 24s for the set. It is a fine copy in the original cloth, with all but a few pages (notably The Tempest) unopened. It is also a fine piece of printing, in Whittingham's miniature type.

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