Large paper copy of Wheler's guide to Shakespeare's Birthplace (1824)

Robert Bell Wheler

Historical and descriptive account of the Birthplace of Shakspeare - William Shakespeare

Published: Stratford upon Avon: Printed and sold by James Ward

Date: 1824

Large paper copy. 14 pages + hand coloured plan and 9 lithographed plates. The pages measure just under 31 x 24cm. Heavily browned and spotted throughout, also stained. Tears to the fore edge of the frontispiece plan. In 19th century cloth covered boards with small paper label to the front board - some wear to the binding.

Bookplate to the front pastedown of James Comerford with the motto "So ho ho dea ne"


Offered by Stephen Rench