Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes on Shakespeare, with Emendations of the Text and Metre. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, Zachary Grey.

Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes on Shakespeare, with Emendations of the Text and Metre.

Publisher: London: Printed for the Author and Sold by Richard Manby, 1754.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL II, 1744; Jaggard 124.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed; some scattered minor foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 23247

Description

2 vols, 8vo, somewhat later diced calf skillfully rebacked, red and green morocco labels, gilt rules and lettering.

Comments

¶ A thorough examination of Shakespeare's plays with an index. Grey (1688-1766) was a clergyman-scholar who was also known for his edition of Butler's Hudibras. See the DNB online. ¶ Bookbinder's ticket of Lubbock, New Castle, on the front free endpaper. Ramsden, page 111.

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