The Resource The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as it is now acted by Her Majesties Servants, by William Shakespeare

The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as it is now acted by Her Majesties Servants, by William Shakespeare

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The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as it is now acted by Her Majesties Servants
Title
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Title remainder
as it is now acted by Her Majesties Servants
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UXG
Citation location within source
  • T51530
  • Shakespeare, p. 19, no. 230
Citation source
  • ESTC
  • Boston Public Library. Barton collection catalogue
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Thomas Pennant Barton Collection of Shakespeare and Shakespeariana (Boston Public Library)
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1564-1616
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Shakespeare, William
Index
no index present
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1635?-1710
  • -1715
  • -1702 or 1703
  • 1803-1869
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  • Betterton, Thomas
  • Wellington, Richard
  • Rumball, Edmund
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
Label
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as it is now acted by Her Majesties Servants, by William Shakespeare
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Publication
Note
  • Thomas Betterton's stage version (Folger Shakespeare card catalog)
  • There are at least three different settings of type for this title. In this edition, the following signature marks are directly beneath the identified characters (a space is represented by $): B2 tion; C2 t$bo; H1 th; L2 cold. In this edition, "London" in the imprint is followed by a colon, rather than a full-stop; p. 1 is numbered; p. 1, line 15, has ".. twelve: get .."; the last line on p. 1 ends "Barnardo"
  • Signatures: [A]℗ø B-Ĺþ M℗ø
  • "To the reader: this play being too long to be conveniently acted, such places as might be least prejudicial to the plot or sense, are left out upon the stage, but that we may no way wrong the incomparable author, are here inserted according to the original copy with this mark."--Leaf [A]2
  • With a cast list
  • Bookseller's advertisements at bottom of title page, as well as for R. Wellington on final leaf (M2)
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 82, [2] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy filed under shelf no. G.4012.18 halfbound in brown calfskin and marbled papers. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy shelved under call no. G.4010.7 no. 2 is the second of two titles bound together in a volume labeled, "Shakespeare -- Macbeth -- Hamlet." This volume contains [1]: Macbeth, a tragedy / [D'Avenant, 1674] -- [2]: The tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark [1703]. A slip with a bibliographic note in the hand of Thomas
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as it is now acted by Her Majesties Servants, by William Shakespeare
Link
Publication
Note
  • Thomas Betterton's stage version (Folger Shakespeare card catalog)
  • There are at least three different settings of type for this title. In this edition, the following signature marks are directly beneath the identified characters (a space is represented by $): B2 tion; C2 t$bo; H1 th; L2 cold. In this edition, "London" in the imprint is followed by a colon, rather than a full-stop; p. 1 is numbered; p. 1, line 15, has ".. twelve: get .."; the last line on p. 1 ends "Barnardo"
  • Signatures: [A]℗ø B-Ĺþ M℗ø
  • "To the reader: this play being too long to be conveniently acted, such places as might be least prejudicial to the plot or sense, are left out upon the stage, but that we may no way wrong the incomparable author, are here inserted according to the original copy with this mark."--Leaf [A]2
  • With a cast list
  • Bookseller's advertisements at bottom of title page, as well as for R. Wellington on final leaf (M2)
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 82, [2] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy filed under shelf no. G.4012.18 halfbound in brown calfskin and marbled papers. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy shelved under call no. G.4010.7 no. 2 is the second of two titles bound together in a volume labeled, "Shakespeare -- Macbeth -- Hamlet." This volume contains [1]: Macbeth, a tragedy / [D'Avenant, 1674] -- [2]: The tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark [1703]. A slip with a bibliographic note in the hand of Thomas
Specific material designation
remote

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