William Godwin's Diary

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Venus & Adonis (27  February  1810) Possibly the following, read on 1807-06-06:
Shakespeare, WilliamVenus and Adonis. 1593
OR considering the title read on 1810-02-28, the following:
The works of Mr William Shakespear, the 7th volume containing: Venus and Adonis, Tarquin and Lucrece and Mr Shakespear's Miscellany poems; to which is prefix'd an Essay on the art, rise and progress of the stage in Greece, Rome and England [by C. Gildon], and a glossary of the old words us'd in these works, the whole revis'd with a preface by Dr Sewall.

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