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SHAKESPEARE. First Report of the National Shakespearian Fund.  Chiswick Press, March, 1862
dropped head title, signed on title "C. Lahee", 8 pp. sm.4to, disbound, signs of mounting,
"This Fund was estabvlished in October, 1861, to accomplish the following objects, - 1. The Purchase of the Gardens of Shakespeare at New Place. 2. The purchase of the remainder of the Birth-place Estate. 3. The purchase of Anne Hathaway's Cottage, with an endowment and custodian. 4. The purchase of Getley's Copyhold, Stratford-on-Avon. %. The purchase of any other properties, at or near Stratford-on-Avon, that either formerly belonged to Shakespeare, or are intimately connected with the memoried of his life. 6. The calendering and preservation of those records at Streatford-on-Avon which illustrate the Poet's life, or the Social History of Stratford-on-Avon which illustrate the Poet's life, or the social history of Stratford-on-Avon in his time. And 7. The erection and endowment of a Public Library and Museum at Stratford-on-Avon."

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