Back to results
Back to results


Poems: vvritten by Wil. Shake-speare. Gent.

  • Accession number


  • Class

    SR - 50.40/

  • Language


  • Physical description

    [192] p., plate : port. ; 8°.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: In verse. Contains all but eight of the sonnets, "A lover's complaint", "The passionate pilgrim" (mostly not by Shakespeare), "The phoenix and the turtle" (attributed to Shakespeare), and poems of miscellaneous authors. Signatures: *4 A-L8 M4. The plate contains eight lines of verse and is signed "W.M. sculpsit.", i.e. William Marshall. Copy filmed at UMI microfilm Early English Books, Tract Supplement reel E4 has title page only; lacks imprint date. Ent 4 November 1639. Early [?] MS. pencil marks on A5r, B2r, B3r, B4v, C4r, C6r, D3v, D5v, D6r, D8v, E3r, K7v, and K8r UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 22344 Pforzheimer, 880 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1968. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1156:05). Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1997. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, Tract supplement ; E4:1(Harl.5927[370])). Ownership and custodial history: Ex-libris of Estelle Doheny on front end page; purchased by the Friends of SBT with the aid of the V A Museum, 27th February 1990 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Bound in full leather, blind tooled, by Heritage Bindery, c. 1988, in box UK-SuSCL