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Shakspeare and his times : including the biography of the poet, criticisms on his genius and writings, a new chronology of his plays, a disquisition on the object of his sonnets, and a history of the manners, customs, and amusements, superstitions, poetry, and elegant literature of his age : in two volumes /
by Nathan Drake, M.D. ...
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London : Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies, in the Strand, 1817.
description
2 v. (xii, 735 p., [2] leaves of plates; [4], 677, [5] p.) : facsim., port. ; 30 cm. (4to)
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London : Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies, in the Strand, 1817.
general note
Facsimile plate engraved by H. Mutlow.
Frontispiece portrait engraved by W. T. Fry after a cast made by W. George Bullock.
local note
Victoria University Library copy has copious ms. notes throughout; and many blank leaves with ms. notes interleaved throughout both volumes.
Victoria University Library volumes each have a the brown leather and gilt, medallion-shaped bookplate of Edward Hailstone, a noted book collector.
catalogue key
1249458
 
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