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PLAYS, &c. contained in each VOLUME.
CONTENTS of V O L. I.
Head of Shakespeare, from an Engraving by Martin
Preface by Johnson.
Advertisement by Steevens.
Extract from the Gul's Hornbook, by Decker, concern-
The Globe Theatre, from the Long Antwerp View of
Catalogue of the earliest Tranflations from Greek and
Appendix to Colman's Terence, relative to the Learning
Dedication by Heminge and Condell to the Folio, 1623.
Advertisement prefix'd to Steevens's Twenty Plays, &c.
Rowe's Life of Shakespeare.
Mf. in the Herald's Office.
Licences to Shakespeare, &c. from Rymer's Fœdera,
Head of Shakespeare from that by Marshall, prefixed to
Fac-Simile of Shakespeare's Hand-writing.
Anecdotes of Shakespeare, from Oldys's Mff. &c.
Farmer's Account of a Pamphlet falfely imputed to Shake-
Obfervations on Paffages in the Preface to the French
Registers of the Shakespeare Family. Grainger's Catalogue of the Portraits of Shakespeare. Ancient and Modern Commendatory Verses on Shakefpeare, with Notes, &c.
Lift of Editions of Shakespeare's Plays, both ancient and modern;-of Plays alter'd from him;-of detach'd Pieces of Criticism, &c.
Entries of Shakespeare's Plays on the Books of the Stationers' Company.
An Attempt to afcertain the Order in which the Plays attributed to Shakespeare were written, by Edmond Malone, Efq.
Two Gentlemen of Verona.
Merry Wives of Windfor.
300. Since all our other fheets were printed off, it has been difcover-
325. In the first line of Steevens's note on Macbeth, dele the full point, and fubftitute a comma.
4. At the end of Note 1. for act III. read act IV.
23. Note 5. and five lines from the bottom, for loft, read laft.
37. Note 7. for Ital. Gaverdina, read, Gabardina, Spanish. BARETTI.
239. Note 1. line 4. for fee froth, read, fee thee froth.
84. Note 3. line 5. dele first old.
38. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, for It, read, I. 44. Note 4. for Sigifmunda, read Gifmunda.
83. Note 3. line 4. from the bottom, for, informs as, read, informs us. 236. Note 9. line 19. for, latter, read, former.
245. Note 2. for, full duplicity, read, full of duplicity.
322. In Mr. Tollet's continuation of Note 3. for,—But can Atalanta's &c. read,-But cannot Atalanta's &c.
339. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, 1. 4. for feem to be preserved, read, has as yet been produced.
416. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, l.'10. after Shakespeare, infert, elsewhere. 448. At the end of Note 8. add, STEEVENS.
462. In Mr. Malone's continuation of Note 4. for, instead of new, read, inflead of new?
184. In Mr. Malone's continuation of Note 1. for, unexpressing, read, unexpreffible.
352. In the text, line 13. for, drop, read, dropp'd.
421. Text, line 2. for, earge, read, charge.
430. Text, line 12. for, woulfift, read, would ft.
506. For, Gray's Inn Journal No. 17. read, Gray's Iun Journal No. 15. 590. Note 7. ine 1. for, as, read, was.
205. In Note 6. line 3. dele to, after with.
446. Note 4. inftead of "Percy's dea," and, "thine ey," read, "Percy's dead," and, "thine eye."
516. End of Note 3. instead of, which plain language, read, which in plain language.
61. At the end of Note 1. for, sc. i. read, sc. ii.
36. In Mr. Walpole's Note, inftead of, reduce, read, deduce,
2. read, Men. Be gone.
This error is entirely mine: I meant to have followed Mr.
425. Text, line 4. from the bottom, for, roated, read, roted. 452. Text, line 2. for, whoop'd out Rome, read, whoop'd out of Rome.
81. Text, line 1. for, have no will, read, I have no will. 182. Note 6. for, you shall come, read, you should come.
73. Line 13. for, Pan, read, Par.
253. Note 7. for, Alexander Menfirie, read, William Alexander of Menfrie.
284. Text, line 19. After, That's all I reck, instead of a comma, a full point.
286. Stage direction, line 16. for, bearing her his arms, read, bearing her in his arms.
304. At the end of Note 5. add, STEEVENS.
398. Note 6. for, a little is the reading, read, a little is the common reading.
431. Text, line 1. for, contenst, read, contents.
439. In Mr. Tyrwhitt's note, a comma after necessaries.
481. At the end of Note 3. add. STEEVENS.
53. Line 1. Note. For, t moift, read, the moift; and in line 2. ibid. for, hi, read, his.
218. Note 9. line 9. for, vonunos, read, vosxvaμoç.
522. Note 8. line 18. Terra in antiquum fit reditura chaos.]
This line of Muretus is here quoted from an incorrect edition. The falfe quantity in it, however, was fufficiently obvious; but as fuch mistakes in profody are fometimes to be met with among modern writers of Latin verfe, (especially the Poeta Italorum,) I paffed over the prefent imperfection, without pointing it out to the public. Yet perhaps we fhould read, with an older copy of this author, printed at Paris in his lifetime:
Tetras in antiquum &c,
i. e. quaternio elementorum, the four elements out of which the univerfe was made. MALONE.
614. at the end of Note 4. add, STEEVENS.