The Workes of Geffray Chaucer ([1550?])

Chaucer. The workes of Geffray Chaucer : newly printed with dyuers workes whiche were neuer in print before, as in the table more playnly dothe appere ([London : By Robart Toye, dwellyng in Paules Churche Yarde at the sygne of the Bell], [1550?])

ESTC S122266.

Folger Shakespeare Library Folio STC 5074 copy 2. An image of the book may be seen here.

Folio STC 5074 copy 2, title page. Used by permission of the Folger Shakespeare Library.

Shakespeare – The Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedie of Romeo and Juliet (1637)

Shakespeare, William. The most excellent and lamentable tragedie of Romeo and Juliet : as it hath been sundry times publikely acted by the Kings Majesties Servants at the Globe ( London : Printed by R. Young for John Smethwicke, and are to be sold at his shop in St. Dunstans Church-yard in Fleetstreet, under the Dyall, 1637)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 355. ESTC S111244.

The Folger Library STC 22326 copy 4. Located by Sarah Lindenbaum. Images of the book may be seen here and my guest blog post for the Folger’s Collation blog about the book’s identification can be read here.

STC 22326 copy 4, A1v and A2r. Used by permission of the Folger Shakespeare Library.

Shakespeare – The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmarke ([1625])

Shakespeare, William. The tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmarke : newly imprinted and inlarged, according to the true and perfect copy lastly printed (London : Printed by W[illiam]. S[tansby]. for Iohn Smethwicke, and are to be sold at his shop in Saint Dunstans Church-yard in Fleetstreet: vnder the Diall, [1625])

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 351. ESTC S111101.

The Folger Library STC 22278 c. 2. Located by Paul Morgan. Images of the book may be seen here.

STC 22278 c. 2., A1v and A2r. Used by permission of the Folger Shakespeare Library.