Shakespeare Mr. Alderman Boydell, Josiah Boydell, and George Nicol, propose to publish by subscription a most magnificent and accurate edition of the plays of Shakespeare, in eight volumes of the largest quarto size, on the finest royal atlas paper, to be fabricated for that purpose by Mr. Whatman. The letter-press will be executed by Mr. Hughs, with a set of new types cast by Mr. Caslon. The text to be regulated, and the literary part of the undertaking conducted, by George Steevens, Esq

Main Author: Shakespeare, William
Format: eBook
Published: [London] s.n 1786, [1786]
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Dated at head: London, December 1, 1786. - English Short Title Catalog, T177529. - Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford)
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (4p) 8°