The History of Special Collections at Brown University

Shakespeare First Folio

William Shakespeare
Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies.
London: Isaac Jaggard and Ed. Blount, 1623.

This first folio edition of Shakespeare's works, the first collected edition of his plays, contains the bookplate of the 19th century bibliographer William Jaggard, a descendant of the printer.

Rare Book Collection. Gift of Mr. & Mrs. William V. A. Hansen.