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Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few light marks to covers. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1507573
Published by George Allen. 1st 1894. Almost very good condition.
Presented In Eight Pen Designs by Walter Crane. Signed Limited Edition of 650 copies, 600 of which are for sale. Engraved and printed by Duncan C. Dallas. Very large format. 14.75 x 11.5" approx. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. Plates are mounted on thick card with paper guards. No text. Copy no: 10. Spine and corners bumped with wear. Some foxing and a few small marks to covers. Front joint cracked, rear joint starting to crack. Light corner crease to both endpapers, title page and signature page. Some foxing and browning to contents. Foxing to first plate and just a couple of fox spots to second plate.
Large oblong format. Blue cloth spine. Beige boards, large colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations. Poems, songs and music. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Prize plate to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Front joint has been repaired. Some light foxing and fingering but contents generally clean.
Dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations to spine and front. Dark green endpapers. B/w illustrations. 310 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. Light marks to rear board. Erased writing to half title page. Some foxing to prelims and page edges otherwise contents are clean. A few scratches to gilt edges.
A Humorous Tale Written Principally by a Lady of Ninety. Dark green cloth, gilt vignette & title to front. 22 woodcuts in b/w taken from the hand coloured edition of 1823, 4 of the illustrations are by Kate Greenaway. 20 pages. Plain endpapers. Spine and corners bumped, small splash mark to lower edge of rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing and fingermarks to contents but generally they are clean. Joints are cracked but binding still tight.
Black cloth, gilt titles. 363 pages. B/w illustrations. Corners very worn. Top and tail of spine chipped. Lacks page before preface.
Black cloth, red titles, borders and vignette to front cover. 409 pages. B/w illustrations. Folding map. Free endpapers very slightly browned.
Black cloth, red titles, borders and vignette to front cover. viii 664 pages. B/w illustrations. Folding map. Top and tail of spine very slightly chipped. Corners bumped.
Black cloth, red titles, borders and vignette to front cover. viii + 598 pages. B/w illustrations. Folding map. Top and tail of spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents very good.
Cloth spine, black titles. Pictorial front cover. Three colour illustrations. Covers are very worn, with chipping to edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. Binding weak - stitching is starting to come loose. Grubby marks to some pages.
Grey boards. 210 pages. The Crown of Wild Olive-title on spine. Four lectures on industry and war. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good. Endpapers foxed. Covers grubby.