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Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. (Title page)

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Title
Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. (Title page)
Names
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) (Author)
Jaggard, Isaac (d. 1627) (Printer)
Droeshout, Martin (b. 1601) (Engraver)
Collection

Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1623
Place: London
Publisher: printed by Isaac Iaggard, and [for] Ed. Blount
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC+ 1623 (Shakespeare, W. Mr. VVilliam Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies) [Copy 2]
Topics
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Notes
Content: Copy 2: Binding, by Riviere & son, of purple morocco, gilt, in the style of Mearne.
Content: Copy 2: Imperfect: first prelim. leaf slightly mutilated (a few letters supplied in ms.); t.p. mutilated (about half of the port. and most, if not all, of the imprint restored)
Content: Author's portrait on t.p., engraved by Martin Droeshout, in the third state.
Content: Colophon: Printed at the Charges of W. Jaggard, Ed. Blount, I. Smithweeke, and W. Aspley, 1623.
Content: Copy 2: The Mary S. Harkness copy.
Content: No acc. Copy 2.
Content: Copy 2: With autograph, above colophon, of John Thomas Waller, 1772(?)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 43481208
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14470254
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 602a03f0-c605-012f-0408-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1564: Creator Born
  • 1616: Creator Died
  • 1623: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. (Title page)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1623. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9cf8849c-d598-b106-e040-e00a18064f45

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. (Title page)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9cf8849c-d598-b106-e040-e00a18064f45

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1623). Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. (Title page) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9cf8849c-d598-b106-e040-e00a18064f45

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Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. (Title page)