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The works of Shakespeare: in eight volumes

William Shakespeare (Author), Theobald (Editor), J. O. Halliwell-Phillipps (Former owner), George Peirce Marsh (Former owner)
Print Book, English, MDCCLXVII [1767]
Printed for H. Woodfall; C. Bathurst; J. Beecroft ; W. Strahan ; J. and F. Rivington; J. Hinton; Davis and Reymers; R. Baldwin; Hawes, Clarke, and Collins; R. Horsfield, W. Johnston; W. Owen, T. Caslon; T. Longman; E. and C. Dilly; C. Corbett; T. Cadell; E. Johnson; B. White; G. Keith; J. Hardy; T. Lowndes; T. Davies; J. Robson; T. Beckett; F. Newbery; and Robinson and Roberts, London, MDCCLXVII [1767]
8 v. : ill., 1 port. (engravings) ; 17 cm (12mo)
Contains the plays only
Vol. 1 with a general title page. The imprints of vols. 2-7 read: "printed for J. and R. Tonson, H. Woodfall, J. Rivington, R. Baldwin, L. Hawes" [and 7 others in London]; that of vol.8 omits J. Tonson
Engraved frontispiece lettered: G. Vander Gucht sc. Engraved plates preceding the plays lettered either: H. Gravelot in. & del., G. Vander Gucht scul.; or H. Gravelot inv., del., et sculp
Vol. 8 with an index