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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1814113
Published by The Limited Editions Club. 1st thus 1939. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

One volume of 'The Plays of William Shakespeare in thirty-seven volumes'. First title page after half-title: 'The Comedies Histories & Tragedies of William Shakespeare'. Large format. Illustrated with 6 beautiful watercolour illustrations by Rackham. Cloth backed decorative boards. 74pp uncut. Top edge gilt. 13" x 9". Limited to 1950 numbered copies. This is copy 1187 of 1950. Boards beautifully clean and bright due to the presence of the glassine dustwrapper which is edge worn, creased and worn to spine with loss. All plates present, some pages still uncut.
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THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1316706
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt vignette and title to front cover, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. 40 very pretty colour plates. 170 pages. Large, heavy format (10.5 x 8"). Spine and corners are bumped and worn. There are some marks to the covers and some foxing to the spine. Joints cracked. Endpapers lightly browned/foxed. Some page browning and foxing to the contents. Plates all present and in excellent condition, 1 just has a very small white mark to the lower edge (printing error?).
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SHAKESPEARE'S TRAGEDY OF HAMLET
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W.G. Simmonds.
Stock no. 1316703
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Almost very good condition.

Large, heavy format. Grey cloth, red title to front and gilt title to spine. 24 tipped-in colour plates. 164 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn - Top corner tips lightly bowed. Name plate to front pastedown. Joints are cracked but still holding tight. Some light foxing to contents. A nice copy of an early reprint.
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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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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.
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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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THE MERCHANT OF VENICE AND OTHER STORIES
Written by E. Nesbit; William Shakespeare; Hugh Chesson. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; M. Bowley.
Stock no. 1405077
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Beige pictorial boards with circular onlay to front board. Brown titles. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 64 pages plus 4 page booklist to rear. 6.5" x 4.25". Contains: The Merchant of Venice, Timon of Athens & The Comedy of Errors told in story form. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Covers a bit grubby. Couple of hinges are pulled. Some foxing to endpapers and page edges. A few margin marks otherwise contents are clean.
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CYMBELINE AND OTHER STORIES
Written by E. Nesbit; Hugh Chesson. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; M. Bowley.
Stock no. 1404705
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Almost very good condition.

"The Gem Shakespeare Library". Light brown paper boards, colour onlay to front board. Colour frontis plate, b/w text illustrations. Includes three shakespeare stories: "Cymbeline", "All's Well That Ends Well" and "Much Ado About Nothing". 64 pages. 6.5 x 4.5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Couple of small pencil marks to rear cover. Covers a little grubby. Couple of hinges a little cracked. Foxing to endpapers otherwise contents generally clean.
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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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