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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1406744
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Top edge green. Green endpapers. 12 beautiful colour plates plus b/w illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded and has a brown mark. Erasure mark to half title page. Contents are excellent. Contained in a slipcase that has a slight bump to one side and has a few marks.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1507214
Published by Headley Brothers. circa 1910. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Brown pictorial endpapers. Colour plates with tissue-guards and b/w illustrations. 323 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine darkened with a couple of white spots near top. Covers slightly grubby. Large school presentation plate to front pastedown. Some foxing throughout. Top corner of many pages lightly bumped. All plates present, dark marks to borders of some plates (printing error?).
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THE MERCHANT OF VENICE AND OTHER STORIES
Written by William Shakespeare; E. Nesbit; Hugh Chesson. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; M. Bowley.
Stock no. 1507179
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Children's Stories from Shakespeare Series. Small format 6.5 x 4.5". Blue cloth with black titles and vignette, decorative title border. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 64 pages plus book list. Also contains Timon of Athens and The Comedy of Errors. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening to spine and some cover edges. Odd mark to covers. Endpapers and book list very browned, text pages lightly browned.
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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1316416
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1919. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt titles with gilt vignette. 40 tissue-guarded tipped in colour plates. xxiv and 143 pages. Spine bumped at top and tail with very slight wear, corners very slightly rubbed. Spine very slightly browned. Name plate to front pastedown. All plates present and in fine condition. Foxing otherwise contents clean. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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SHAKESPEARE'S LIFE AND WORLD
Written by Katherine Duncan-Jones; William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 2122508
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Compiled and introduced by Katherine Duncan-Jones. Large format. Mauve cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial paper boards. Cream endpapers depicting street maps. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in very good slip case that has a few grubby marks and some scuffing.
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SOMETHING RICH AND STRANGE A TREASURY OF SHAKESPEARE'S VERSE
Written by William Shakespeare; Gina Pollinger. Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.
Stock no. 1316285
Published by Kingfisher. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An imaginative anthology of shakespeare's verse, drawing us under the spell of rich and powerful language. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 95 pages including index. ISBN: 1856973875. SIGNED by Pollinger by means of a dedication to half-title page. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.
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THE SHAKESPEARE STORY BOOK
Written by Mary Macleod.
Stock no. 1405943
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Limited. 12th 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles to spine and front. Vignette of Shakespeare to front board. 302 pages. Introduction by Sidney Lee. A little bumping to spine. Small piece of blue sticky paper to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. One page roughly trimmed so bottom edges are ragged. Light foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Spine a little rubbed. Rear panel is grubby.
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SHAKESPEARE THE ANIMATED TALES
Written by William Shakespeare; Leon Garfield.
Stock no. 1316104
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

6 tales of Shakespeare: Twelfth Night, Romeo & Juliet, The Tempest, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Hamlet, and Macbeth. Large format. Abridged by Leon Garfield. Blue boards, gilt title to spine & vignette of Shakespeare profile to front. Colour illustrations by the Russian artists responsible for the animation for the television series. ISBN: 0434962287. Spine very slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed else complete and bright.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare; Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1316100
Published by The Temple Press. 1st thus 1939. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. 304 pages. 9 x 6.5 inches. 12 colour plates, many b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. A few light marks to covers and damp stain to edge of rear cover. Foxing and page browning else contents clean.
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THE TAMING OF THE SHREW AND OTHER STORIES
Written by William Shakespeare; E. Nesbit; Hugh Chesson. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; J.W. Grey.
Stock no. 1505943
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Almost very good condition.

Children's Stories From Shakespeare series. Brown paper boards with dark brown and green decoration around circular onlay. Contains The Taming of the Shrew, Two Gentlemen of Verona and Measure for Measure. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 64 pages plus book list. 6.5 x 4.5". Spine bumped, worn and browned with 1" split to base of front edge. A little wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby and browned. Endpapers lightly browned and foxed. A couple of hinges just starting to crack. Contents clean.
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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1405218
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 bumped, browned and a little worn. Bumping and wear to corners. A few light marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown and to verso of half- title page. Both joints cracked. Some light fingering otherwise contents clean. One plate partially detached leading to the very tip of one corner being torn else plates are in fine condition.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; Alfred Ainger.
Stock no. 1208284
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1895. Almost very good condition.

An introduction to the study of Shakespeare for the young reader. Introduction by Ainger. Burgundy cloth, gilt title to spine. 368 pages. Spine bumped and rubbed at top and tail. Corners slightly worn. Covers a little marked. Foxing to endpapers. Some pages have ragged edges where they have been roughly opened. Text not affected.
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