The works of William Shakspere : containing his plays and poems : from the text of the editions by Charles Knight : with glossarial notes and facts connected with his life and writings, abridged from "William Shakspere, a biography" / illustrated by W. Harvey ; complete in one volume.

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 [Browse]
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6th ed.
London : H.G. Bohn, 1854 (London : Printed by W. Clowes and Sons)
iv, 1080 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm


  • Edited by A. Chalmers (Jaggard).
  • Illustrated individual title pages engraved by J. Jackson, John Thompson, W.T. Green, C. Gray, Thos. Williams, F.W. Quartley, J.W. Whimper, E. Landells, S. Williams, W. Dickes, S. Sly, Mason Jackson, E. Evans, and H.L. Clarke.
  • Same setting of type as the edition published by George Cox in 1852.
  • Text in double columns.
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  • Two gentlemen of Verona
  • Comedy of errors
  • Love's labour's lost
  • All's well that ends well
  • Midsummer night's dream
  • Taming of the shrew
  • Merchant of Venice
  • Much ado about nothing
  • Merry wives of Windsor
  • Twelfth night
  • As you like it
  • Measure for measure
  • Winter's tale
  • Tempest
  • King John
  • King Richard II
  • King Henry IV, part 1
  • King Henry IV, part 2
  • Henry V
  • King Henry VI, part 1
  • King Henry VI, part 2
  • King Henry VI, part 3
  • King Richard III
  • King Henry VIII
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • Hamlet
  • Cymbeline
  • Othello
  • King Lear
  • Macbeth
  • Timon of Athens
  • Troilus and Cressida
  • Pericles
  • Coriolanus
  • Julius Caesar
  • Antony and Cleopatra
  • Titus Andronicus
  • Poems
  • Facts connected with the life and writings of William Shakspere, abridged from 'William Shakspere, a biography' / by the author [i.e., Knight]
  • Table of Shakspere's plays.
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Works of William Shakespeare
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