The Plays Of William Shakespeare. In Twenty-One Volumes.; With Corrections And Illustrations Of Various Commentators. Yo Which Are Added Notes, By Samuel Johnson And George Steevens. Revised And Augmented By Isaac Reed, With A Glossarial Index. The Sixth Edition

London: Printed for J. Nichols and Son; et al, 1813. Second Variorum Edition. leather_bound. 24.8 x 15.5 cm. Extra illustrated with the engraved title and complete series of plates from Harding's "Shakespeare Illustrated By an Assemblage Of Portraits and Views.........." from Harding's 1793 edition. [see; JAGGARD p. 512]. All copper engraved plates with tissue guards. Description as follows: v. 1-3. Prolegomena -- v. 4. Tempest ; Two gentlemen of Verona ; Midsummer-night's dream -- v. 5. Merry wives of Windsor ; Twelfth-night -- v. 6. Much ado about nothing ; Measure for measure -- v. 7. Love's labour's lost ; Merchant of Venice -- v. 8. As you like it ; All's well that ends well -- v. 9. Taming of the shrew ; Winter's tale -- v. 10. Macbeth ; King John -- v. 11. King Richard II ; King Henry IV, part 1 -- v. 12. King Henry IV, part 2 ; King Henry V -- v. 13. King Henry VI, parts 1-2 -- v. 14. King Henry VI, part 3 ; King Richard III -- v. 15. King Henry VIII ; Troilus and Cressida -- v. 16. Coriolanus ; Julius Caesar -- v. 17. Antony and Cleopatra ; King Lear -- v. 18. Hamlet ; Cymbeline -- v. 19. Timon of Athens ; Othello -- v. 20. Romeo and Juliet ; Comedy of errors -- v. 21. Titus Andronicus ; Pericles. Owner inscription half title Vol. I. Two miniscule worm holes at extreme lower margin of of Vol. I not affecting text. Raised bands, spine panels in gilt theatrical ornaments, red and black morocco spine labels, inner dentelles, double gilt cover border panels with arabesques at corners. Generally clean, minor rubbing. Full polished calf boards with brown morocco rebacks, all edges marbled. Near fine. 21 vols. Item #21914

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