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SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark. London: for Rich. Wellington and E. Rumball, 1703. 4° (226 x 167mm). (Some dampstaining in lower gutter.) 19th-century polished calf gilt by Roger de Coverly & Sons (bowed). Tenth or eleventh edition, with 'Barnardo' on B1. Bartlett 89; Jaggard p. 308.
William SHAKESPEARE. Othello, the Moor of Venice, a tragedy. As it hath been divers times acted as the Globe, and at the Black-Friers: and now at the Theatre Royal. London: for R. Wellington, 1705. 4° (225 x 167mm). (Dampstaining at lower gutter, quires C-E wormed at lower inner corner, persistent small stain at outer margin.) Polished calf gilt by Roger de Coverly, uniform with the previous volume (bowed). Seventh edition. Bartlett 109; Jaggard p. 422. (2)
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