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The comedies, histories tragedies of William Shakespeare.

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    SR - OS - 40/1939-40

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    37 v. plates (part col.) 33 cm.

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    Copyright of the Artist

General note: Edited by Herbert Farjeon from the text of the first folio and quarto editions. "Designed by Bruce Rogers ... The edition consists of nineteen hundred and fifty copies"--Colophon. Includes illustrations by Edward Gordon Craig (Macbeth), Eric Gill (Henry VIII) and Arthur Rackham (A midsummer night's dream). Uk-SuSCL. Formatted contents note: [1] Henry the Eighth.--[2] King Lear.--[3] As you like it.--[4] A midsummer's night dream.--[5] The merchant of Venice.--[6] The merry wives of Windsor.--[7] Hamlet.--[8] The comedy of errors.--[9] Troilus and Cressida.--[10] Coriolanus.--[11] Othello.--[12] Measure for measure .--[13] Henry the Fourth, pt. 1.--[14] Henry the Fourth, pt. 2.--[15] Macbeth.--[16] Antony and Cleopatra.--[17] Julius Caesar.--[18] Love's labour's lost.--[19] The two gentlemen of Verona.--[20] Cymbeline.--[21] Much ado about nothing.--[22] Twelth night.--[23] The winter's tale.--[24] King John.--[25] Henry the Sixth, pt. 1.--[26] Henry the Sixth, pt. 2.--[27] Henry the Sixth, pt. 3.--[28] Titus Andronicus.--[29] Henry the Fifth.--[30] Richard the Second.--[31] Pericles.--[32] Timon of Athens.--[33] The tempest.--[34] Romeo and Juliet.--[35] Richard the Third.--[36] The taming of the shrew.--[37] All's well that ends well. Cited in: Newman Wiche. Great and good books, 118 Limited Editions Club. Bibliography of the fine books published by the Limited Editions Club, 1929-1985, no. 118