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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1818695
Published by Temple Press. 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles, decorations and vignette. 9 x 6.5". 20 tales. 12 colour plates plus some b/w illustrations. 304 pages. Covers a little marked, spine has a vertical crease (from use). Text block browned. Front endpaper has been removed. All plates present. Browning to gutter edge of page 148-149 from a home-made bookmark left inside (not present now). Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with a little loss.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 2131246
Published by Ernest Nister. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial mottled cloth, gilt titles. 6 colour plates and 70 half-tone illustrations by Paget. Spine and cover edges are browned; Small nick/chip to top of spine. Page edge browning. Light foxing.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1317809
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1925. Good condition.

Prince Charming Colour Books for Children series. Cloth covers with black titles to front and spine. Pictorial colour onlay to front cover. 48 colour plates (which includes the endpapers) to contents. 472 pages. Spine and corners are worn with some fraying of cloth. Some scratching to pictorial onlay on front cover. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing (mainly to textblock) and some grubby fingermarks to contents.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2129855
Published by Sands & Co.. 1st 1902. Good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. This book has 'Orkney House Easter 1902' in gilt to front cover. 16 b/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Small chips/splits to top and tail of spine. Bookplate (Orkney House) to front pastedown. Browning and foxing to some pages. Pages 137-156 are wrinkled/creased with some edge-tears. Page wrinkling also to pages further on in book; margin marks and browning.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129162
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1941. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Dark yellow cloth with red titles and borders, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. 127 pages. Reissue at a cheaper price. Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping also along top edges of covers. Top piece of front endpaper has been cut out. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. All plates present.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129161
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. circa 1927. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Red cloth with gilt titles and decoration, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped with some slight fraying to top. Gilt to spine is darkened. Name plate to front pastedown, name in ink to front endpaper. Some pale page browning else contents clean.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Joelle Jolivet.
Stock no. 2128933
Published by Abrams Image. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 9780810994539. Contained in original cut-out cardboard slip case, which has some light wear.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Frank C. Pape.
Stock no. 2128610
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

Light brown cloth with brown titles and vignettes, gilt title to spine. 8 colour plates. 308 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small brown stain to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2127786
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Charming Colour Books for Children series. Grey-green cloth covers with black titles to front and spine. 30 colour plates and 18 monotone. 472 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Bumping to corners. Fading to spine. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. All colour plates are present. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; one piece of loss to top of front panel; a few other smaller chips of loss.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Frank C. Pape.
Stock no. 1317373
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

Light brown cloth with brown titles and vignettes, gilt title to spine. 8 colour plates. 308 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Very pale browning to endpapers. Some hinges are slightly pulled but binding still tight.

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MRS LEICESTER'S SCHOOL
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by Winifred Green.
Stock no. 1208820
Published by J.M. Dent. Circa 1899. Very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth. Beautiful colour plates, in a style similar to Kate Greenaway. Some b/w text illustrations. 128 pages. All plates present. Spine and corners bumped. Covers darkened with some marks to rear. Some light foxing to contents but mostly clean.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1609762
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. c. 1938. Very good condition in a 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. inscription to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded at spine; worn and torn with loss at edges.

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