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Frontispiece from Hamlet, with Ophelia's quote: Take these again; for to the noble mind Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare with Annotations and a General Introduction by Sidney Lee. New York: George D. Sproul, 1907. 40 Volumes.
Call Number: (SPL)(SHAK) PR 2753 .L3 1907b
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Sidney Lee, the editor of this edition, was also the editor of the Dictionary of National Biography. He was knighted in 1911 (one year after this edition was completed, a sequence of events probably entirely unrelated). Henry James contributed the introduction for The Tempest.

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