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Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies

being a reproduction in facsimile of the first folio edition, 1623, from the Chatsworth copy in the possession of the Duke of Devonshire
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Clarendon Press , Oxford
Folios, Bibliog
Other titlesCensus of extant copies of Shakespeare"s first folio.
Statementwith introd. and census of copies by Sidney Lee
ContributionsLee, Sidney, Sir, 1859-1926
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2751 .A15 1902
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 908 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25608464M
OCLC/WorldCa40321740, 813753156, 985717224, 8079231, 555065208, 310900004, 162925057, 920999089, 940056871, 924465934, 786432701, 785035710, 750838250, 733065624, 603544168, 458826315, 920999088, 458826311, 490860790, 1015008139, 1087703286, 68790618

It is not always easy to categorically say whether a William Shakespeare play is a tragedy, comedy, or history, because Shakespeare blurred the boundaries between these genres, especially as his work developed more complexity in themes and character those are the categories into which the First Folio (the first collection of his works, published in ; he died in ) was Author: Lee Jamieson.

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Tragedies, comedies and histories List Shakespeares Comedies Shakespeare's plays by genre. The groups below are the classification of Shakespeare’s plays according to the First Folio, a collection of 36 of Shakespeare's plays published in by his colleagues.

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Author: William Shakespeare. A Shakespeare Anthology. Selections from the comedies, histories, tragedies, songs and sonnets, and foreword by G. & Tragedies book. With a portrait (Fontana Series.) George Frederick Maine, William Shakespeare. What we call the “First Folio” is actually titled “Mr.

William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies.” The term folio refers to the large size of paper, which was usually saved for more important documents like theology, history, and royal proclamations.

Half the plays in Shakespeares Comedies First Folio had already been printed as smaller books. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. Edited by Doug Moston At present this is the only facsimile edition of the Shakespeare folio available.

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For the first time, a photographic facsimile of the First Folio of Shakespeare's plays is available in one affordable volume. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies gives actors, directors, and anyone interested in Shakespeare access to the plays as Shakespeare envisioned them.

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In returning to the original. Our copy of the Second Folio, also known as Mr William Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies, was published inprinted by Thomas Cotes and sold by Robert Allot in London.

Upon Shakespeare’s death inonly half of his plays had ever been printed. Portrait in second state; signed Martin Droeshout, London sculpsit.

Size: 12 3/8" x 8". leaves, the first 9 preliminary matter, the Comediesthe HistoriesTroylus and Cress the Tragedies A fine copy; bound in full 19th cent. red morocco. This list breaks down Shakespeare’s plays by type. You’ll also get a brief summary of each play by Shakespeare, if you need help remembering what a specific play is about.

Comedies All’s Well That Ends Well: Bertie runs away to avoid his new wife, Helena, but she. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, Tragedies & Poems Volume 2 | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 1 And art alive still while thy book doth live And we have wits to read, and praise to give. Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, William Shakespeare: Author: William Shakespeare: Editor: John Payne Collier: Edition: 2.

Shakespeares comedies, histories, & tragedies: being a reproduction in facsimile of the first folio edition,from the Chatsworth copy in the possession of the Duke of Devonshire, K.G.

Clarendon press. Property from the Library at Spetchley ParkSHAKESPEARE, WILLIAMMr William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies. The Second [mas]. Cotes forAllot, folio ( x mm.),COLLATION (of complete copy):πA6*4, A-2B6 2C2, a-y6, 2a-3c6 3d4,THE SECOND COLLECTED EDITION OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS.

William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Faithfully Reproduced in Facsimile from the Edition of London: Methuen & Co., Thick folio (9 by /2 inches), modern full tan morocco gilt over beveled boards, raised bands, all edges gilt.

$ Genre/Form: English drama: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shakespeare, William, Mr William Shakespeares comedies, histories, tragedies, & poems. First Folio, first published edition () of the collected works of William Shakespeare, originally published as Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories & Tragedies.

It is the major source for contemporary texts of his plays. The publication of drama in the early 17th century was usually. The book now known as the First Folio (the first authoritative edition of Shakespeare’s plays) established “Shakespeare” for all time and it did this in two principal ways.

First, it. OCLC Number: Notes: Original title page reads: Mr. William Shakespeares comedies, histories, & tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies. William Shakespeares comedies, histories & tragedies: published according to the true originall copies.

Format Book Published London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard and Ed. Blount, Description 1 v. (various pagings): 1 port. (engraving) ; 34 cm. (fol.) Other. William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: a Facsimile Edition by William Shakespeare A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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Format Book Published New Haven: Yale University Press ; London: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, Description xxix, [20], p.: port. ; 29 cm. Presented by Adam Douglas, Senior Rare Book Specialist at Peter Harrington. Second folio edition, Todd’s first issue, the edition of which William Prynne complained that it.

For the first time, a photographic facsimile of the First Folio of Shakespeare's plays is available in one affordable volume. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies gives actors, directors, and anyone interested in Shakespeare access to the plays as Shakespeare envisioned them.

In returning to the original text, actors and directors can find answers to the many problems Author: Doug Moston. Read the full-text online edition of Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies ().

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London: Printed for H. Herringman, and are to be sold by Joseph Knight and Francis Saunders, First edition of the Fourth Folio of Shakespeare. Bound in full brown morocco, elaborately gilt-decorated spine. The fourth folio is the final and most m. Chicago/Turabian Format.

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies" New York Public Library Digital Collections. When the first collected edition of Shakespeare’s plays, the First Folio, was published inits contents page divided them into three categories: Comedies, Histories and list of Comedies included Measure for Measure and The Merchant of Venice, plays that modern audiences and readers have not found particularly ‘comic’.Also included were two late plays, The Tempest and.Mr.

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