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  • Title: Prefatory Materials (Folio 1, 1663)

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    Author: Ben Jonson
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    Prefatory Materials (Folio 1, 1663)

    of the seuerall Comedies, Histories, and Tra-
    gedies contained in this Volume.


    THe Tempest. Folio 1.

    The two Gentlemen of Verona. 20

    The Merry Wiues of Windsor. 38

    Measure for Measure. 61

    230The Comedy of Errours. 85

    Much adoo about Nothing. 101

    Loues Labour lost. 122

    Midsommer Nights Dreame. 145

    The Merchant of Venice. 163

    235As you Like it. 185

    The Taming of the Shrew. 208

    All is well, that Ends well. 230

    Twelfe="Night," or what you will. 255

    The Winters Tale. 304


    The Life and Death of King Iohn. Fol. 1.

    The Life & death of Richard the second. 23

    The First part of King Henry the fourth. 46

    The Second part of K. Henry the fourth. 74

    245The Life of King Henry the Fift. 69

    The First part of King Henry the Sixt. 96

    The Second part of King Hen. the Sixt. 120

    The Third part of King Henry the Sixt. 147

    The Life & Death of Richard the Third.173

    250The Life of King Henry the Eight. 205


    The Tragedy of Coriolanus. Fol. 1.

    Titus Andronicus. 31

    Romeo and Iuliet. 53

    255Timon of Athens. 80

    The Life and death of Iulius Caesar. 109

    The Tragedy of Macbeth. 131

    The Tragedy of Hamlet. 152

    King Lear. 283

    260Othello, the Moore of Venice. 310

    Anthony and Cleopater. 346

    Cymbeline King of Britaine. 369