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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1505110
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series. Pictorial boards. 15 colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Top and bottom edge of spine faded. Presentation plate to front endpaper. 15 written twice to endpapers. Some light browning and foxing to endpapers and page edges but otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some creasing, rear panel slightly grubby, front flap creased. Some staining and foxing on verso.

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THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by J. Finnemore; F.L. Emmanuel.
Stock no. 1404571
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. circa 1918. Almost very good condition.

Brown boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Patterned endpapers. 110 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Front board edge a little rubbed. Browning to endpapers and prelims. Name and date to flyleaf. Browning and some foxing to some pages else contents are generally clean.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1314954
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1925. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Book series. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Beige cloth, colour pictorial onlay to front. 472 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Joint between endpaper and half-title is cracked but holding firm. Tear/crease to edge of half-title. Inscription in ink (dated 1925) to verso of frontis. Foxing to page edges. Some light fingermarks to page margins. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with loss to top of spine, vertical crease to edge of front flap.

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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2118167
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

40 tipped in colour plates, tissue guarded. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine. 143 pages. 11 x 8.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine, with some wear. A few marks to covers. Damp mark to top of outer page edges. Some browning and foxing.

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THE SONGS AND SONNETS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1314865
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st 1915. Almost very good condition.

12 glorious tipped-in colour plates. 2 turquoise plates plus decorations on every page. Large format. Red cloth, gilt spine and blind decorations to covers. Turquoise pictorial endpapers. 239 numbered pages includes index of first lines. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Small mark to top edge of front cover. A few tiny indentations to cover edges. 1 plate (and mount) detached but all plates are present and in fine condition. The detached mount has ragged edges. Some hinges are cracked/pulled showing webbing beneath. Some light foxing. Tissue-guards of plates are slightly browned and some are slightly torn.

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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by James Linton.
Stock no. 1504568
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth covers with gilt titles to spine, dark titles and red vignette to front cover. 24 tipped-in colour plates. 144 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine browned with dark stain. Wear to cloth near centre of front edge of spine. Covers a bit grubby with a few marks. Front joint cracked. Name to top edge and address to bottom edge of front endpaper. Odd pencil annotation. Some foxing, light page browning and an odd mark to contents. All plates present and in fine condition.

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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1314678
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

40 tipped in colour plates, tissue guarded. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine. 143 pages. 11 x 8.5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Slight discolouration of cloth to front edge of spine. Endpapers browned. Small name plate to front pastedown (dated Dec 25 1912). Plates all present and in fine condition, paper guard to frontis creased. Foxing to textblock. A nice copy.

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THE WINTER'S TALE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Maxwell Armfield.
Stock no. 2116755
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front. 8 colour plates painted in Tempera. 98 numbered pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Some scuffing/chipping to cloth along bottom edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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SHAKESPEARE AND HIS BIRTHPLACE
Written by Emma Marshall.
Stock no. 1810858
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Good condition.

Oblong format. Green cloth boards, gilt titles, bevelled edges. Colour & b/w illustrations. A few marks to contents. Front endpaper torn at gutter edge with no loss. Hinges pulled, rear hinge messy with creasing to rear endpaper and small chips to edges.

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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1314309
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Light brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 40 exquisite colour plates mounted on cream paper. Large format. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light damp stain to lower spine edge of front cover. A few small marks to covers. All plates present, one has a small tear at lower edge but all others are in fine condition. Tissue-guard of torn plate and facing text page also have tears (larger). Foxing to contents. Contents are a little loose but binding is still tight.

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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF TWELFTH NIGHT OR WHAT YOU WILL
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1314200
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Signed limited edition of 350 copies. Printed on handmade paper and bound in white vellum, gilt. 40 superb tipped-in colour plates on dark green mounts with captioned tissue-guards. 143 pages. Large, heavy format. SIGNED by the artist, this is copy no. 53. A few small, light marks to covers. Silk ties are missing. Foxing to textblock and to some page margins. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf.

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THE WINTER'S TALE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Maxwell Armfield.
Stock no. 1313222
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front. 8 colour plates painted in Tempera. 98 numbered pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some slight darkening to cover edges. Endpapers and page edges lightly browned, some light foxing to contents. A nice copy.

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