This is an original leaf. It is NOT a reproduction, photocopy, poster or later impression. This leaf was salvaged from a woefully derelict copy of the First Folio, printed in London in 1623, and was part of a collection for leaves formed in Oxfordshire, England in the early 20th century.
This leaf was compared to the same leaf in the Brandeis copy to verify accuracy of description. This leaf is leaf 87/88.
All the text is complete. There is some folding as seen in the pictures but no loss of text. There is a small tear in the lower outer corner. A bit of fingerstaining appears in the margin. Edges are frayed with some edge-browning as seen in the illustrations. There is some mild soiling, mostly from ingrained dust. I have chosen not to have any conservation work done and this leaf is offered in entirely original condition as found in the collection and has not been restored or mucked with. The leaf… Read more