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Prospectus of a new edition of Shakspeare's plays : (printed from the text of the corrected edition left by the late Mr. Steevfns [i.e. Steevens], and now in the press.) With a series of elegant copperplate engravings, from original designs; by Henry Fuseli, Esq. R.A. professor of painting. And a selection of explanatory and historical notes, from the most eminent commentators; a history of the stage, a life of Shakspeare, & by Alexander Chalmers, A.M.


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