Alexander Chalmers (1759 - 1834)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Biographer, literary editor, in London. Son of printer / publisher James Chalmers (1713-64); brother of printer / publisher James Chalmers (1742-1810); uncle of printer / publisher David Chalmers (1778-1859).
The Plays Of William Shakspeare, Accurately printed from the Text of the corrected copy left by the late George Steevens, Esq. With A Series Of Engravings, From Original Designs Of Henry Fuseli, Esq. R.A. Professor Of Painting: And A Selection Of Explanatory And Historical Notes, From the most eminent Commentators; A History of the Stage, a Life of Shakspeare, &c. By Alexander Chalmers, A.M. - In Ten Volumes. - Volume I. ... (- Volume X. ...) - London:: 1805.