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Dramatic works of Shakespeare : the text of the first edition

William Shakespeare, Louis Monziès (Printmaker), Alfred Dawson (Printmaker), Henri Pille (Illustrator), W. G. W. Clemenger (Former owner), Helen Herron Taft (Former owner), J. S. Scott (Former owner), Palmer & Howe (Manchester, England) (Binder)
Print Book, English, 1883
William Paterson, Edinburgh, 1883
8 volumes : illustrations, portrait ; 22 cm
v. 1. Tempest ; Two gentlemen of Verona ; Merry wives of Windsor ; Measure for measure ; Comedy of errors ; Much ado about nothing
v. 2. Love's labour's lost ; Midsummer night's dream ; Merchant of Venice ; As you like it ; Taming of the shrew
v. 3. All's well that ends well ; Twelfth night ; Winter's tale ; King John ; King Richard II
v. 4. King Henry IV ; Henry V ; King Henry VI, part 1
v. 5. King Henry VI, part 2-3 ; King Richard III ; King Henry VIII
v. 6. Troilus and Cressida ; Coriolanus ; Titus Andronicus ; Romeo and Juliet
v. 7. Timon of Athens ; Julius Caesar ; Macbeth ; Hamlet
v. 8. King Lear ; Othello ; Antony and Cleopatra ; Cymbeline
"Illustrated with etchings" by M. Monziès, from original designs by M. Pille
Frontispiece portrait lettered: A. Dawson, photo sc
Issued in a numbered edition of 550 copies, and a numbered edition, with proofs of the etchings in two states, of 75 copies