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Shakespeare, William
THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEAR...COLLATED AND CORRECTED BY THE FORMER EDITONS, BY MR. POPE. LONDON: FOR JACOB TONSON, 1725
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Shakespeare, William
THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEAR...COLLATED AND CORRECTED BY THE FORMER EDITONS, BY MR. POPE. LONDON: FOR JACOB TONSON, 1725
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Shakespeare, William
THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEAR...COLLATED AND CORRECTED BY THE FORMER EDITONS, BY MR. POPE. LONDON: FOR JACOB TONSON, 1725
7 volumes, 4to, FIRST EDITION, series title page in volume one printed in black and red, additional title page for each volume (dated 1723-1725), fly titles, engraved head- and tail-pieces, contemporary full mottled calf, spines gilt in compartments, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers, lacking portraits, some spotting, rebacked in period style, binding slightly rubbed at extremities, gilt on spines faded
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Provenance

Sir John Bickerton Williams (1792–1855), bookplate in volume one 

Literature

ESTC N26060 and T138856; Jaggard p.251

Catalogue Note

FIRST POPE EDITION, with the rare seventh volume of Poems published under a different imprint.

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