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NINE VOLUME S.
A GLOSSAR Y.
Carefully printed from the Oxford Edition in
Nil ortum tale.
Printed for J. and P. Knapton, S. Birt, T. Longman
J. and R. Tonfon and S. Draper, R. Wel-
HAT the Publick is here to expec is a true and correct Edition of Shakespear's works cleared from the corruptions with which they bave hitherto abounded. One of the great Admirers of this incomparable Author bath made it the amusement of his leisure hours for many years paft to look over his writings with a careful eye, to note the obfcurities and abfurdities introduced into the text, and according to the beft of his judgment to restore the genuine fenfe and purity of it. In this be propofed nothing to himself but his private fatisfaction in making his own copy as perfect as he could: but as the emendations A 2 mul