8vo., 170 pp.+ ads Good condition: edges, spine ends worn/No Dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: CALENDAR OF SHAKESPEAREAN RARITIES, drawings...
Publisher: Longmans, Green & Company
Publication Date: 1891
Illustrator: Not Illustrated
Edition: 2nd. Edition.
Book Description Longmans, Green & Company, London, UK, 1891. Not Illustrated (illustrator). 2nd. Edition. 8vo., 170 pp.+ ads Good condition: edges, spine ends worn/No Dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS15020
Book Description London: Longmans Green, 1891. 8vo, (234x150mm), xviii,170p. +24p. publisher's adverts. Publisher's presentation bind stamp in the centre of the title which has caused the paper to split, and the rubber discard stamp of the Folger Shakespeare Library on the final leaf. Original blue diamond-grain cloth, gilt lettered on the backstrip and in the centre of the front cover within a blind-blocked ornamental frame which is repeated on the lover cover, some spotting and the corner tips rubbed; bookseller's ticket of The burrows Brothers of Cleveland, Ohio on the rear pastedown endleaf. The first edition of this title was edited by J.O.Halliwell-Phillipps and his preface is retained in this edition. Bookseller Inventory # 20717
Book Description Longmans, Green and Company, London, 1891. original cloth. Shakespeare, William (illustrator). 8vo. original cloth. xviii, 170 pages, followed by 24 pages describing books published by Longmans. Second edition. The first in 1887 was edited by J.O. Halliwell- Phillipps, a collector who died in 1889. Lists 805 items in the collection which at that time was awaiting a permanent home. Embossed stamp on title page indicates that this copy was given out with the compliments of the publisher. Some wear along edges and a small spot in corner of front cover. Bookseller Inventory # 76688