The Plays of William Shakspeare [sic] accurately printed from the Text of the corrected Copy left by the late George Steevens, Esq. With a Series of Engravings, from Original Designs of Henry Fuseli… and a Selection of Explanatory and Historical Notes, From the most eminent Commentators; a History of the Stage, a Life of Shakespeare, &c. by Alexander Chambers…
London: Rivington [and 40 other booksellers], 1805. King Henry VIII. Single plate, some toning and spotting but very good condition.
One of two illustrations engraved by Blake after Fuseli from the best illustrated collection of Shakespeare’s plays (save only the elephant-folio Boydell perhaps) and quite rare. Item #107268