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Venus. and Adonis.
1599

STC 22358a bound with STC 22341.8, title page

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Creator: William Shakespeare
Title: Venus. and Adonis.
Date: Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository: Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC, USA
Call number and opening: STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, title page & A2r-A2v
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Item Creator
William Shakespeare
Item Title
Venus. and Adonis.
Item Date
Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository
Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington DC, USA
Call Number
STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, title page

STC 22358a bound with STC 22341.8, signature A2 recto

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Creator: William Shakespeare
Title: Venus. and Adonis.
Date: Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository: Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC, USA
Call number and opening: STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, title page & A2r-A2v
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Item Creator
William Shakespeare
Item Title
Venus. and Adonis.
Item Date
Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository
Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington DC, USA
Call Number
STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, sig. A2r

STC 22358a bound with STC 22341.8, signatures A2 verso and A3 recto

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STC 22358a bound with STC 22341.8, signatures A2 verso and A3 recto
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Images that are under Folger copyright are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This allows you to use our images without additional permission provided that you cite the Folger Shakespeare Library as the source and you license anything you create using the images under the same or equivalent license. For more information, including permissions beyond the scope of this license, see Permissions. The Folger waives permission fees for non-commercial publication by registered non-profits, including university presses, regardless of the license they use. For images copyrighted by an entity other than the Folger, please contact the copyright holder for permission information.

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Creator: William Shakespeare
Title: Venus. and Adonis.
Date: Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository: Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC, USA
Call number and opening: STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, title page & A2r-A2v
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Item Creator
William Shakespeare
Item Title
Venus. and Adonis.
Item Date
Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository
Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington DC, USA
Call Number
STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, sigs. A2v-A3r

Institution Rights and Document Citation

Terms of use
Images that are under Folger copyright are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This allows you to use our images without additional permission provided that you cite the Folger Shakespeare Library as the source and you license anything you create using the images under the same or equivalent license. For more information, including permissions beyond the scope of this license, see Permissions. The Folger waives permission fees for non-commercial publication by registered non-profits, including university presses, regardless of the license they use. For images copyrighted by an entity other than the Folger, please contact the copyright holder for permission information.

Copy-specific information
Creator: William Shakespeare
Title: Venus. and Adonis.
Date: Imprinted at London : [by R. Bradocke] for William Leake, dwelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Greyhound, 1599.
Repository: Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC, USA
Call number and opening: STC 22358a Bd.w. STC 22341.8, title page & A2r-A2v
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This 1599 printing is the only surviving copy of the sixth edition of Venus and Adonis, first published in 1593. An early owner bound it with other poetic works, including a 1600 edition of Shakespeare's Lucrece and a fragment of the only surviving copy of the first edition of Passionate Pilgrim (1599)