The plays of William Shakespeare in ten volumes.. With the correct illustrations of various commentators; to which are added notes by Samuel Johnson and George Steven's. The second edition, revised and augmented

London: C. Bathurst, W. Strahan [et al.], 1778. 10 volumes, 8vo, engraved portrait frontispiece after Droeshout, one other engraved portrait of Shakespeare, facsimile plate of Shakespeare's handwriting, all in vol. 1; one other plate in vol. 5; 19th century half polished tan calf over marbled boards, red morocco labels on spine; occasional peeling of the marbled paper, but by and large a very good, sound set. The second edition of Samuel Johnson's seminal Shakespeare. Courtney & Smith, p. 109; Fleeman 65.10SP/7; Jaggard, p. 504. Item #23371

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