Lamb, Charles & Mary

Tales from Shakespeare, 1909

Published: The Temple Press, London

Date: 1909

First Edition Thus. With twelve colour plates and line drawings in the text by Arthur Rackham. Red cloth covers with beautiful Rackham gilt design and lettering to spine and upper board. Fading to the spine & rear board and some marks & rubbing to the spine and boards as seen in photos. A little movement to the front board but no tears or splits. Two previous owner's names and date to ffep, foxing to pre title page & last page, mild foxing throughout, and light age toning to pages but in general the pages are clean and crisp. Crease to edge of page 227 as seen in photos. All plates present, clean and in very good condition. Very slight lean to the right. A very nice and quite smart copy. ix, 304pp.

Rackham, Arthur

Very Good



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