Shakespeare Second Folio
Mr. William Shakespeares comedies, histories, and tragedies. : Published according to the true originall copies.
The Second Folio was printed by Thomas Cotes in 1632 for the publishers John Smethwick, William Aspley, Richard Hawkins, Richard Meighen, and Robert Allot. Compared to the First Folio, the Second contains numerous textual changes and also includes the unsigned poem “An Epitaph on the Admirable Dramaticke Poet” by John Milton. Lockwood’s copy, bearing his bookplate as well as that of Colonel T. G. Gardiner, is bound in brown calf, with blind stamping on the covers, giltstamping on the spine, and plain endpapers. There are numerous pagination errors, and the first two leaves (including the title page) are in facsimile.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
State University of New York at Buffalo. Rare Books.
Cotes, Thomas, -1641
Allot, Robert, active 1625-1636?
Smethwicke, John, -1641.
Aspley, William, -1640.
Hawkins, Richard, -1637?
Heminge, John, approximately 1556-1630
Condell, Henry, -1627
Droeshout, Martin, 1601-
Milton, John, 1608-1674. Epitaph on the admirable dramaticke poet
Thomas B. Lockwood Collection (State University of New York at Buffalo)
Available for use. Source material in the public domain.
Workes of William Shakespeare
Comedies, histories, and tragedies
Is Part Of
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616., “Shakespeare Second Folio,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed April 19, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/78825.