Illustrations of Shakspeare, and of ancient manners

with dissertations on the clowns and fools of Shakspeare : on the collection of popular tales entitled Gesta Romanorum : and on the English Morris dance by Francis Douce

Publisher: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme ... in London

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Fools.,
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Contemporary England,
  • Gesta Romanorum.,
  • Manners and customs in literature.,
  • Morris dance.

Edition Notes

RBSC copy: With 8 p. of advertisements at end of v. 2. Ex libris S.T. Fisher.

Statementby Francis Douce ; the engravings on wood by J. Berryman ...
ContributionsBerryman, J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3004 D6 1807
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14087198M

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Engraving by J. Berryman. Reproduced from Illustrations of Shakspeare, and of Ancient Manners, by Francis Douce (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, ), Plate V.

Douce notes that this image is from a print by Brueghel. Fig. The Abbess Engraving by G. Bonner and John Byfield () after the design of Hans Holbein ().

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