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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare

Print Book, English, 1821
R. C. and J. Rivington [etc.], London, 1821
21 v : ill (some folded) ; 22cm
V.1-3 Prolegomena
v.4 Two gentlemen of Verona. Comedy of errors. Love's labour's lost
v.5 Merchant of Venice. Midsummer night's dream. Taming of the shrew
v.6 Romeo and Juliet. As you like it
v.7 Much ado about nothing. Hamlet
v.8 Merry wives of Windsor. Troilus and Cressida
v.9 Measure for measure. Othello
v.10 King Lear. All's well that ends well
v.11 Twelfth night. Macbeth
v.12 Julius Caesar. Anthony and Cleopatra v.13 Cymbeline. Timon of Athens
v.14 Coriolanus. Winter's tale
v.15 Tempest. King John. Essay on the Tempest
v.16 Richard II. Henry IV part I
v.17 Henry IV part II. Henry V
v.18 Henry VI part I. Henry VI part II. Henry VI part III. Mr. Malone's dissertation
v.19 Richard III. Henry VIII
v.20 Venus and Adonis. Rape of Lucrece. Sonnets. Lover's complaint. Passionate pilgrim. Memoirs of Lord Southampton
v.21 Pericles. Titus Andronicus
Edited by James Boswell, the younger, to whom Malone left his materials for a new edition (Malone's first edition appeared in 1790 in 10 vols.) " 'Boswell's Malone'is generally known as the 'third variorum' edition of Shakespeare." cf. Dict. nat. biog. v. 35, p. 437