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William Shakespeare
1762 8Vols The Works of Shakespeare in Eight Volumes Mr. Theobald
London: J. and R. Tonson, J. Rivington, 1762. Click here to see our other books! The Works of Shakespeare in Eight Volumes Collated with the Oldest Copies, and Corrected: With Notes, Explanatory, and Critical: By Mr Theobald William Shakespeare 1762 J. and R. Tonson, J. Rivington : London 7" by 4.5" [57], 4-382pp; [4], 6-430pp; [4], 6-369pp; [4], 6-467pp; [4], 6-404pp, [1]; [4], 6-455pp; [4], 6-420pp; [6], 8-340pp, [74] SUMMARY A beautiful early set of Shakespeare in a very attractive and original binding collated and corrected by Lewis Theobald. Leather Binding,Original Binding Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 4 KG when packed UK Postage: £ FREE POSTAGE US Postage: £ 39.99 EU Postage: £ 26.99 European Postage: £ 36.99 Asia Postage: £ 65.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 99.99 DESCRIPTION The timeless works of William Shakespeare are collected in this eight volume set, collated and updated by Lewis Theobald, a key figure in Shakespearean editing. Theobald also includes his own notes and explanations on the plays, establishing fair texts for Shakespeare contrary to his contemporaries, particularly Alexander Pope, with whom Theobald had a fierce rivalry, who 'smoothed' some of Shakespeare's lines. Eight volumes. With a library plate of 'Charles Anderson Esq. of Lea' to the front pastedown of each volume. Contemporary inscription to front free end paper of Volume 3. With several monochrome illustrations of key scenes from the plays. Collected the works of Shakespeare in eight attractively bound volumes, this set presents the plays of the great Bard adapted by one of … [Click Below for Full Description]
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