SHAKESPEARE (WILLIAM) The Works... Collated and Corrected by the former Editions, By Mr. Pope, 1725, 6 vol.
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SHAKESPEARE (WILLIAM) The Works... Collated and Corrected by the former Editions, By Mr. Pope, 1725, 6 vol.
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SHAKESPEARE (WILLIAM)
The Works... Collated and Corrected by the former Editions, By Mr. Pope, 6 vol., FIRST POPE EDITION, seventh edition overall, two engraved portrait plates by G. Vertue, title printed in red and black, occasional pencil annotations to margin, 2 small tears to margin (volume one, p.224, volume 5, p.211), dampstaining to volumes 2 and 3, worm damage to upper margin, volume 3, restored binding with modern backstrips, retaining contemporary calf boards, (volume 2 with upper only), 4to, Jacob Tonson, 1725

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  • ESTC cites six volumes only for this edition and does not include the associated volume edited by Dr. Sewell and printed by J. Darby.
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