Annotations by Sam. Johnson & Geo. Steevens, and the Various Commentators, upon Hamlet, written by William Shakespere. [bound with] Annotations...upon Macbeth...[bound with] Annotations...Othello...

London: Printed for, and under the Direction of, John Bell, British-Library, Strand, Bookseller to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, MDCCLXXXVII (1787). Three vols. in one, 12mo., 200; 146; 156 pp., with woodcut headpieces. Rebound in quarter-calf, with green buckram boards, four raised bands and title information to backstrip on burgundy calf labels, marbled endpaper. Some light foxing to endpapers, otherwise a bright clean copy of all three books; very good. First edition. Three of Shakespeare's tragedies annotated by important scholars of the period, bound neatly together in a modern rebinding. Contributions from Johnson are minimal. Item #108333

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