Folger call number: PR2752 1807b copy 1 Sh.Col
Folger holdings ID: 351377
Accession Number: cs213
This is the third edition; originally published by Stockdale in 1 v. in 1784; a second edition, with the first edition of the index by Ayscough, published in 3 v. in 1790 Printer information from title page verso. Volume 2 colophon reads: "B to Mm printed by T. Gillet. Remainder by J. Brettell." With volume half-titles: The new British drama, containing Shakspeare's plays Volumes 1 and 2 are paginated continuously; printed in two columns Engraved frontispiece portrait lettered: S. Bennett sc. Published by I. Stockdale January 1st, 1807 Some account of the life, &c. of Mr. William Shakspeare Rowe in v. 1 Volume 3 individual title page: An index to the remarkable passages and words made use of by Shakspeare : calculated to point out the different meanings to which the words are applied / by the Rev. Samuel Ayscough, F.S.A. London : Printed for John Stockdale, opposite Burlington-House, Piccadilly, 1790
Item information about Folger PR2752 1807b copy 1 Sh.Col
Bookseller's description pasted on front endpaper; the Earl of Hopetoun's copy. Armorial bookplate (motto: Tria juncta in uno at spes non fracta) of Hopetoun. Autograph in v. 3: Hopetoun, 1819. Sprinkled leather binding with blind tooling
Also known as
Extended title: The dramatic works of William Shakspeare : with explanatory notes : to which is added a copious index to the remarkable passages and words / by Samuel Ayscough
Alternate titles: Dramatic works of William Shakespeare
associated with: Ayscough, Samuel, 1745-1804
associated with: Rowe, Nicholas, 1674-1718
printmaker: Bennett, S.
bookseller: Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814
bookseller: Harding, J. (John)
bookseller: Mawman, Joseph, 1759-1827
bookseller: Booker, J.
bookseller: Lloyd, Edmund, active 1796-1847
bookseller: Earle, William, active 1799-1816
printer: Gillet, Thomas
printer: Brettell, J. (John)
former owner: Fruit, Henry Dyer, 1855-1941
bookseller: R. Faulder and Son
bookseller: Scatcherd and Letterman
bookseller: Longman & Co.
bookseller: B. Crosby and Co.
bookseller: Lackington and Co.
bookseller: Cadell & Davies