London: Thomas Hodgkins, 1807. First edition, first issue, with the T. Davison imprint on the verso of p.... Read More about Tales from Shakespear. Designed for the Use of Young Persons
London: Oct. 23, 1788. Henry Fuseli (1741–1825), Swiss-born painter, draughtsman, and writer on art, lived most of his life in England and was one of the preeminent figures of the Romantic movement. When he turned from poetry to painting, at the encouragement of Joshua Reynolds, he soon began painting scenes..... Read More about Autograph Document, signed, a receipt issued to John Boydell, for 50 guineas "on account of...
(London): Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1931-1936, 1938. First editions thus. Read More about The Shakespeare Association Facsimiles. A Series of Rare Texts illustrating Life and Thought in...
London: 1864. Edwards, Ernest. First edition. Edwards later introduced the heliotype process of photographic reproduction. Read More about Shakespeare: His Birthplace, Home and Grave
New York: Printed at the Lakeside Press for the Bond Wheelwright Company, 1950. First Edition, one of 357 copies signed by the author and calligrapher. One of 357 Copies. Four verse plays by the award-winning poet-dramatist, treating the events leading up to the beginning of Shakespeare’s tragedy: the early years..... Read More about The Mystery of Hamlet King of Denmark or What We Will…A Tetrology
Boston: Printed by Munroe, Francis & Parker, Shakespeare Bookstore, no. 4, Cornhill, 1808. Second American Edition. The second American edition of the first known American publication on Shakespeare (Philadelphia, 1788). Richardson (1743-1814) was a professor of humanity in the University of Glasgow. First published in Edinburgh in 1774, this work..... Read More about A Philosophical Analysis and Illustration of Some of Shakespeare's Remarkable Characters : To...
London: Published by the Author, No. 40, Castle Street, East, 1827. First edition, with errata. Supplement to Abraham Wivell's Inquiry into the Authenticity of various Pictures and Prints, which, from the decease of the poet to our own times, have been offered to the public as Portraits of Shakespeare (London..... Read More about A Supplement to An Inquiry into the Authenticity & Characteristics of Shakespeare Portraits,...
London: W. Johnston, 1765. First edition. Heath labors to "contribute his endoeavours towards a more correct and genuine edition of Shakespear's text than hath been published." Johnson, whose Shakespeare was published the same year, was immediately accused of plagiarism by William Kenrick in the Monthly Review--Johnson supposedly borrowing from Heath..... Read More about A Revisal of Shakespear's Text, wherin the Alterations introduced into the more modern Editors...
Edinburgh: At the Unversity Press, T. and A. Constable, 1918-23. Includes in addition to the general collections and acquisitions: the Drummond Collection; the James Nairne collection; the JAMES ORCHARD HALLIWELL-PHILLIPPS of Shakespearean works; the manuscript collection of David Laing; the economics collection presented by William Ballantine Hodgson; the Celtic collection..... Read More about Catalogue of the Printed Books in the Library of the University of Edinburgh
Philadelphia: 1823. An attractive broadside advertisement for a production of Much Ado about Nothing at the New Theatre in Philadelphia, starring the English-born actor Henry John Wallack (1790-1870, brother of the actor James William Wallack), who had a long and successful theatrical career in America beginning in 1819. For this..... Read More about New Theatre ... Tuesday Evening, January 21, 1823, Will be presented, (by particular desire)...
Oxford: Clarendon Press, . Later Impression. Read More about Shakespeare's England: An Account of the Life & Manner of His Age
Madrid: Imprenta de d. Miguel de Burgos, 1818. First Spanish edition. The First Spanish Macbeth. Published in conjunction with the first staging of Macbeth in Spain, in el coliseo del Príncipe, now the Teatro Español. Shakespeare wasn't translated into Spanish until 1742, and not performed until 1772, when a somewhat..... Read More about Macbe o los remordimientos tragedia en cinco acto
Stuttgart: Eduard Hallberger, n.d. [1870s]. Gilbert, John. Contents: Vol. I. Shakespeare's Leben und Schaffen, von Friedrich Bodenstedt. König Lear. König Heinrich der achte. Antonius und Kleopatra. Othello. Zähmung einer Widerspenstigen. Cymbelin. Die beiden Edelleute von Verona. Die Komödie der Irrungen. Das Wintermärchen. Vol. II. Viel Lärmen um Nichts. Coriolanus. Verlorene..... Read More about Works] Shakespeare's sämmtliche Werke
London: Hodder & Stoughton, nd. Read More about As You Like It
London: Published by William Miller, Printed by Savage and Easingwood, 1806. Read More about The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare
London: Printed by Bulmer & Co. for John & Josiah Boydell , George and W.Nicol, 1802. This set contains Boydell's series of large copper plates that were engraved after a number of well known contemporary artists. A type foundary, an Ink factory and a printing plant were all erected especially..... Read More about The Dramatic Works of...Revised by George Steevens
Brussels: Editions Decagone, 1944. #68 of 100 copies. Read More about Hamlet Prince de Danemark MDCIV. Acte un traduit par Andre Gide, présenté par Sylvain Boumal
London: William Heinemann, 1910. Thomson, Hugh. First edition with Thomson plates. Read More about The Merry Wives of Windsor
London and New York: William Heinemann, and Doubleday, Page & Co, 1908. Rackham, Arthur. Deluxe Edition, no. 747 of 1,000 copies. Signed by Rackham on the limitation page. Deluxe Rackham Midsummer-Night's Dream, with 40 Plates. "Rackham cast his spell over the play", notes Derek Hudson, "his drawings superseded the work..... Read More about A Midsummer-Night's Dream. With illustrations by Arthur Rackham
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1954. Reduced facsimile edition of the First Folio of London 1623 with two paginations, the original and a new continuous. Facsimile of First Folio. Read More about Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies. A facsimile edition prepared by...
Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1883-4. The Riverside Shakespeare. Read More about Mr. William Shakespeare’s Comedies Histories Tragedies and Poems. The Text Newly Edited with...
New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 1968. First Edition, 11 October 1968. Read More about The Norton Facsimile. The First Folio of Shakespeare. Prepared by Charlton Hinman
Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1905. No. 590 of 1000 copies. Fine Passionate Pilgrim Facsimile. Read More about The Passionate Pilgrim: being a reproduction in facsimile of the first edition, 1599
London: Printed [by William Strahan] for J. and R. Tonson … T. Longman [et al], 1765. Second Johnson edition. Johnson's Shakespeare: A Landmark of Literary Scholarship. A handsome copy of Johnson's famous edition of Shakespeare; the second edition, issued November 1765, a month after the first edition, and distinguished only..... Read More about The Plays of William Shakespeare, in eight volumes, with the corrections and illustrations of...
Boston: Published by Charles Williams and Joseph Delaplaine, Philadelphia [J. T. Buckingham, Printer], 1813-1814. Isaac Reed's Edition. Read More about The Plays of William Shakspeare in Six Volumes printed from the Text of Isaac Reed, Esq