Shakespeare, William

The Works of William Shakspere - Avon Edition, C1920

Published: George G. Harrap & Company Ltd., London

Date: c.1920

Green cloth covers with beautiful and extensive gilt decoration to the front board, gilt decoration & lettering to the spine, double columned pages and twenty full page colour plates including the frontispiece by G. Demain Hammond. A handsome copy with slight fading to the boards and rubbing to the extremes and tips of the spine. Browning and offsetting to the endpapers, spotting to the fore edges, including the rough page edges. Internally clean with crisp pages, bright illustrations and a few pages with very light creases as seen in photos. Page 927 with 3/8" tear to page edge, not affecting text and previous owner's name pencilled to ffep. 1111pp.

G. Demain Hammond

Very Good



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