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The sonnets of William Shakspere /

edited by Edward Dowden.
Main Creator: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Contributors: Yeats Family, donor.
In collection: W. B. Yeats Library
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: London : C. Kegan Paul & Co., MDCCCLXXXI [1881].
Notes:Title page in black and red, with publisher's device.

Cover and spine title (in red): "Shakspere's sonnets."

Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper: "J. B. Yeats / from / Edward Dowden / June 1881."

Pencil sketches on flyleaves, a brief manuscript note at Sonnet 84 [most likel Jack B. Yeats].

Editor's introduction: pages [ix]-lxii. "Notes": pages [155]-251.

Physical description: 3 preliminary leaves, [iii]-lxii, 251 pages : frontispiece (portrait) ; 16 cm.

Citations/References: A descriptive catalog of W. B. Yeats's library, Edward O'Shea. - New York ; London : Garland, 1985. page 244.

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YL 1879
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