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    Quarto Edition of Shakespeare's Othello Printed in 1705

    William Shakespeare. Othello, the Moor of Venice, a Tragedy. London: Printed for R. Wellington, 1705.

    Seventh quarto edition. 75 pages. One page of ads and the dramatis personæ follow the title page. One page ads at the rear.

    Half calf over marbled boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Later leather and backstrip to early boards. Marbled endpapers. Armorial bookplate on front pastedown of author and Shakespeare scholar, Joseph Parker Norris. Some mild foxing. Slight bumping to corners. Near fine.


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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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