The Resource The works of Mr. William Shakespear : the seventh volume : containing Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece, and Mr. Shakespear's miscellany poems : to which is prefix'd An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome, and England : and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works : the whole revis'd and corrected, with a preface, by Dr. Sewell

The works of Mr. William Shakespear : the seventh volume : containing Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece, and Mr. Shakespear's miscellany poems : to which is prefix'd An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome, and England : and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works : the whole revis'd and corrected, with a preface, by Dr. Sewell

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The works of Mr. William Shakespear : the seventh volume : containing Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece, and Mr. Shakespear's miscellany poems : to which is prefix'd An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome, and England : and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works : the whole revis'd and corrected, with a preface
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The works of Mr. William Shakespear
Title remainder
the seventh volume : containing Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece, and Mr. Shakespear's miscellany poems : to which is prefix'd An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome, and England : and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works : the whole revis'd and corrected, with a preface
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by Dr. Sewell
Title variation
Works of Mr. William Shakespeare
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
EUX
Citation location within source
  • Shakespeare, p. 2, no. 15
  • III.71
  • T138856
  • p. 434
Citation source
  • Boston Public Library. Barton collection catalogue
  • Alston, R.C. Bibliography of the English language
  • ESTC
  • Jaggard, W. Shakespeare bibliography
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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
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no index present
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1665-1724
  • -1726
  • -1733
  • -1739
  • -1741
  • active 1713-1729
  • -1739
  • active 1714-1730
  • 1688-1742
  • -1738
  • -1737
  • 1803-1869
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  • Gildon, Charles
  • Sewell, George
  • Darby, John
  • Bettesworth, Arthur
  • Symon, Edward
  • Fayram, Francis
  • Mears, W.
  • Pemberton, John
  • Hooke, John
  • Rivington, Charles
  • Clay, Francis
  • Batley, Jeremiah
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
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The works of Mr. William Shakespear : the seventh volume : containing Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece, and Mr. Shakespear's miscellany poems : to which is prefix'd An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome, and England : and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works : the whole revis'd and corrected, with a preface, by Dr. Sewell
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  • Intended to accompany Tonson's 1723-1725 Works of William Shakespear in six volumes
  • An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage written by Charles Gildon
  • The text is continuous despite register and pagination
Extent
1 online resource (xv, [1], lvii, [1], 44, 66, 177-324, 321-454, [2] pages)
Form of item
online
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in modern red morocco and papier tourniquet (as described by Wolfe in Marbled papers). The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown.
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The works of Mr. William Shakespear : the seventh volume : containing Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece, and Mr. Shakespear's miscellany poems : to which is prefix'd An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome, and England : and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works : the whole revis'd and corrected, with a preface, by Dr. Sewell
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Publication
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  • Intended to accompany Tonson's 1723-1725 Works of William Shakespear in six volumes
  • An essay on the art, rise, and progress of the stage written by Charles Gildon
  • The text is continuous despite register and pagination
Extent
1 online resource (xv, [1], lvii, [1], 44, 66, 177-324, 321-454, [2] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in modern red morocco and papier tourniquet (as described by Wolfe in Marbled papers). The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown.
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remote

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