Folger call number: PR2752 1857k Sh.Col
Folger holdings ID: 350928
Accession Number: 6069
Vol. 1 frontispiece lettered: Engraved by T.W. Harland from the portrait by N. Hilliard. Vol. 2. frontispiece lettered: Engraved by B. Holl from the print by Houbraken. Added, engraved title page lettered: E. Walker; H. Griffiths. Other plates engraved by E. Smith, C. Marr, West, E. Finden, P. Heath, Reed, S. Lacey from works by Sir J. Reynolds, Sir Thomas Lawrence, W. Brockedon, Stothard, Peters, Canaletto, Rigaud, Northcote, Holbein, W.H. Bartlett "Illustrated with historical steel engravings." Text in two columns, glossary in three Contents and title page for v. 2 mislabels volume as "Historical plays, Poems, and Sonnets."
v. 1. Tragedies -- v. 2. [Comedies] -- v. 3. Historical plays, Poems, and Sonnets
Item information about Folger PR2752 1857k Sh.Col
Publisher's cloth binding, with gold stamp. In manuscript: Given to the Folger Shakespeare Library, 21 Nov. 1938, by Mrs. Henry J. Gensler, of Washington, in exchange for the rebound set of the same ed. originally given by Mr. Paul
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Extended title: The complete works of Shakspeare : revised from the best authorities : with a memoir, and essay on his genius / by Barry Cornwall ; also, annotations and introductory remarks on the plays by many distinguished writers ; in three volumes
associated with: Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874
former owner: Gensler, Henry J.