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Title: Complete Works of Thomas Shadwell 5 VOLUME ...
Publisher: Benjamin BLom
Publication Date: 1968
Book Condition: VG / NONE
Book Description The Fortune Press, 1927. Hardcover. Condition: VG. Very Good. Half leather, fine bindings. Ex-lib with minimal marks.; Limited edition no.160 of 1200 copies; frontispiece portrait of thomas shadwell from nat'nal portrait gallery; 5volumes set; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; Notes: "This edition printed by the Whitefriars Press is limited to 90 sets of five volumes on Kelmscott unbleached hand-made paper (numbered 1-90), and 1200 sets on machine-made paper (numbered 91-1290). This is number 160." Frontispieces to v. 2-4 are in two states, one colored. Description: 5 volumes frontispieces (volumes 1: portrait); facsimiles (some folded); genealogical table. 27 cm Contents: v. 1. Prefatory note. The text. Introduction. Chronology. Genealogical table. A sermon. The sullen lovers. The royal shepherdesse. The humorists -- v. 2. The miser. Epsom-Wells. The tempest. Psyche -- v. 3. The libertine. The virtuoso. Timon of Athens. A true widow -- v. 4. The woman-captain. The Lancashire witches. The squire of Alsatia. Bury-Fair -- v. 5. The amorous bigotte. The scowrers. The volunteers. Poems, etc. Letters. Responsibility: ed. by Montague Summers . Seller Inventory # 13826