Folger call number: ART Vol. a27
Folger holdings ID: 492856
"London" on title page is part of a woodcut ornament A page-for-page resetting of the edition published in 1796; actually published in 1804. Distinguishing characteristics of this edition: page 3, line 2 = "publishing"; page 5, line 6 = "Stratford"; page 39, line 6 = "toiling." The original edition has readings: page 3, line 2 = "published"; page 5, line 6 = "Srtatford"; page 39, line 6 = "tolling." Signatures: [A]1 B-C⁸ D⁶; C7 missigned 'C14'
Item information about Folger ART Vol. a27
Owned, annotated, and extra-illustrated by W.H. Ireland. Manuscript note by C.M.I. [C.M. Ingleby]: "This was W.H. Ireland's special copy, illustrated by a great number of insertions" followed by a list of 29 insertions, which include facsimiles and fabrications of autographs and notes, verses in the hand of his mother, Anna Maria Ireland, and an original drawing of Anna Maria taken in youth. Sheet B watermarked '1804'
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Alternate titles: Authentic account of the Shakesperean manuscripts, etc
subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
subject: Ireland, W. H. (William Henry), 1777-1835
attributed name: Debrett, John, -1822
binder: Hayday, James, 1796-1872
former owner: Ingleby, C. M. (Clement Mansfield), 1823-1886
former owner: Ireland, W. H. (William Henry), 1777-1835
former owner: Ingleby, Holcombe, 1854-1926