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Head of Shakespeare, from an Engraving by Martin
Preface by Johnson.
Extract from the Gul's Hornbook, by Decker, concern-
Appendix to Colman's Terence, relative to the Learning
Head of Shakespeare from that by Marshall, prefixed to
Fac-Simile of Shakespeare's Hand-writing.
Farmer's Account of a Pamphlet falsely imputed to Shake-
Registers of the Shakespeare Family.
Ancient and Modern Commendatory Verses on Shakespeare, with Notes, &c.
Lift of Editions of Shakespeare's Plays, both ancient and modern;--of Plays alter'd from him;-of detach'd Pieces of Criticism, &c.
Entries of Shakespeare's Plays on the Books of the Stationers' Company.
An Attempt to ascertain the Order in which the Plays attributed to Shakespeare were written, by Edmond Me lone, Esq.
VOL. 1. Page
Prefaces, &c. 276. Note line 5. for 1689, read, 1589. 278. Line 22. for 1580, read, 1589. 300. Since all our other sheets were printed off, it has been discover.
ed, that the entry at Stationers' Hall, “ Jan. 9. 1598," (see Prefaces, p. 257) was Haywarde's History of K. Henry IV, and not our author's play with the same title. Part of the argumene therefore founded by Mr. Malone on the latter supposition (p. 300) must be considered as erroneous, whilft I alone remain answerable for his mistake, which happily does not affect the date allotted by him to the piece in queition.
STEVENS. 325. In the first line of Steevens's note on Macbeth, dele the full point, and substitute a comma.
Plays. 4. At the end of Note 1. for act III. read act IV. 23. Note 5, and five lines from the bottom, for lojt, read last. 57. Note 7. for Ital. Gaverdina, read, Gabardina, Spanish, BARETTI. 229. Note 1. line 4. for see froth, read, see thee froth. 281. At the end of Note 9. add, STEEVENS. 288. Note 4. line 1. for see the foin, read, see thee foin. 3o5. In Dr. Johnson's note, line 3. for text, read, jest.
VOL. II. 84. Note 3. line 5. dele first old. 323. Note 9. at bottom, for deed charity, read, deed of charity.
For the great majority, read, a great majority. 313. Note 6. line 2. for the regular, read, a regular. 498. At the end of Note 7. add, STEEVENS.
VOL. III. 38. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, for It, read, I. 44. Note 4. for Sigismunda, read Gifmunda. 83. Note 3. line 4. from the bottom, for, informs as, read, informs us, 236, Note 9. line 19. for, latter, read, former. 245. Note 2. for, full duplicity, read, full of duplicity. 322. In Mr. Tollet's continuation of Nore 3. for,But can Alalanta's
&c. read,- But cannot Aialanta's &c. 339. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, 1. 4. for seem to be preserved, read, has
as yet been produced. 416. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, 1.'10. after Shakespeare, infert, elsewhere. 448. At the end of Note 8, add, STEEVENS. 462. In Mr. Malone's continuation of Note 4. for, instead of new, read, infiead of new ?
VOL. IV, 184, In Mr. Malone's continuation of Nose s. for, unexpreshing, read,
unexpreffible. 352. In the text, line 13. for, drop, read, droppid. 4:21. Text, line 2, for, earge, read, charge. 430. Text, line 12. for, woulp A, read, would'A. soó For, Gray's Inn Journal No. 17. read, Gray's Inn Journal No. 15. 590. Note 7. line 1. for, as, read, was.
“ Percy's dead," and, " thine eye.".
2. read, Men. Be gone.
Tyrwhitt's division of the speech. Steevens,
her in his arms.
for, hi, read, his.
This line of Muretus is here quoted from an incorrect edi.
Tetras in antiquum &c,
universe was made. MaLove.