The Resource The excellent history of the merchant of Venice : with the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew towards the saide merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh and the obtaining of Portia, by the choyse of three caskets, written by W. Shakespeare

The excellent history of the merchant of Venice : with the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew towards the saide merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh and the obtaining of Portia, by the choyse of three caskets, written by W. Shakespeare

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The excellent history of the merchant of Venice : with the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew towards the saide merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh and the obtaining of Portia, by the choyse of three caskets
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The excellent history of the merchant of Venice
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with the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew towards the saide merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh and the obtaining of Portia, by the choyse of three caskets
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written by W. Shakespeare
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eng
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  • 70
  • 626
  • 439
  • S111195
  • 283
  • 22297
Citation source
  • Bartlett, H.C. Shakespeare early editions
  • Bartlett & Pollard. Shakespeare's quartos (rev. ed.)
  • Boston Public Library. Barton collection catalogue
  • ESTC
  • McKerrow, R.B. Printer's devices
  • STC (2nd ed.)
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Shakespeare Collection (Collection of Distinction)
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1564-1616
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Shakespeare, William
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no index present
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dramas
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dictionaries
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  • 1569-1623
  • -1625
  • -1618?,
  • 1796-1849
  • 1786-1836
  • 1803-1869
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  • Jaggard, William
  • Pavier, Thomas
  • Roberts, James
  • Rodd, Thomas
  • Lewis, Charles
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
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The excellent history of the merchant of Venice : with the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew towards the saide merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh and the obtaining of Portia, by the choyse of three caskets, written by W. Shakespeare
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  • This quarto is one of nine believed to bear false imprints and dates, having in fact been printed in London by William Jaggard for Thomas Pavier in 1619
  • Signatures: A-Ḱþ
  • Title vignette: printer's mark of William Jaggard.--Cf. McKerrow
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1 online resource ([80] pages)
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online
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in green morocco-grained leather by the workshop of Charles Lewis. Board edges and turn-ins tooled in gilt. All text block edges are gilt. Thomas Pennant Barton Purchased this copy from Thomas Rodd in 1843. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown.
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The excellent history of the merchant of Venice : with the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew towards the saide merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh and the obtaining of Portia, by the choyse of three caskets, written by W. Shakespeare
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Publication
Note
  • This quarto is one of nine believed to bear false imprints and dates, having in fact been printed in London by William Jaggard for Thomas Pavier in 1619
  • Signatures: A-Ḱþ
  • Title vignette: printer's mark of William Jaggard.--Cf. McKerrow
Extent
1 online resource ([80] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in green morocco-grained leather by the workshop of Charles Lewis. Board edges and turn-ins tooled in gilt. All text block edges are gilt. Thomas Pennant Barton Purchased this copy from Thomas Rodd in 1843. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown.
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