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Antiquities arms autograph binding black letter boards Book British Brown calf extra calf gilt Catalogue Charles Collection coloured plates complete containing contemporary copies printed copy Cruikshank Description Dobell edges edition Edwards Ellis England English engravings etchings facsimile figures folding France frontispiece George George Cruikshank goth half bound half calf half morocco half morocco gilt Henry Hill History illustrations imperial 8vo imperial folio inches initials inserted issued Italy James John King LARGE PAPER leaf leaves Leighton Library lines London Lord Maggs manuscript maps margins mended morocco extra Notes old calf original calf original cloth original edition ornamental painted Paris Pickering Poems portrait presentation printed proof published Quaritch Rimell royal Shakespeare sides signatures small 4to small 8vo small folio Sotheran stamped Thomas translated uncut vellum views wanted woodcut woodcut border written Young
Page 289 - I behold like a Spanish great galleon and an English man-of-war. Master Coleridge, like the former, was built far higher in learning, solid, but slow in his performances. CVL, with the English man-of-war, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all tides, tack about, and take advantage of all winds, by the quickness of his wit and invention.
Page 175 - The most excellent Historic of the Merchant of Venice. With the extreame crueltie of Shylocke the lewe towards the sayd Merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh : and the obtayning of Portia by the choyse of three chests. As it hath beene diuers times acted by the Lord Chamberlaine his Seruants. Written by William Shakespeare.
Page 429 - MR. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARES COMEDIES, HISTORIES, and TRAGEDIES. Published according to the true Originall Copies.
Page 289 - Jonson, which two I behold like a Spanish great galleon, and an English man-of-war ; Master Jonson (like the former) was built far higher in learning ; solid, but slow in his performances.
Page 478 - Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies Histories, and Tragedies Published according to the true Original Copies. Unto which is added, Seven Plays, Never before (!) Printed in Folio : Viz.
Page 293 - William Shake-speare, His True Chronicle History of the life and death of King Lear, and his three Daughters.
Page 294 - The Two Noble Kinsmen: Presented at the Blackfriers by the Kings Maiesties servants, with great applause: Written by the memorable Worthies of their time; Mr. John Fletcher, and Mr. William Shakspeare. Gent.
Page 637 - Pauline . . . written in pursuance of a foolish plan I forget, or have no wish to remember, involving the assumption of several distinct characters : the world was never to guess that such an opera, such a comedy, such a speech proceeded from the same notable person. . . . Only this crab remains of the shapely Tree of Life in my Fool's Paradise.