3 volume set, first issue of this edition was 1911, these 3 volumes are 1925 reprints, finely rebound using all original covers and spines, gold-gilted edges all around, very tight, very clean, Histor ies and Poems contains 12 photogravures, Comedies contains 14 photogravures, Tragedies contains 13 photogravures, all 3 volumes have matching inscription " Christmas 1930 with all my love, Dad". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Shakespeare's Histories and Poems, Comedies,...
Publisher: London: J.M. Dent and Sons, 1925
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Published by J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. Aldine House, Bedford Street, London . Three Volumes Complete. London 1925., 1925. Matching hard back binding in publisher's original russet cloth covers, gilt lettering and blind tooling to the spines, blind armorial plate to the upper panels, olivine top edges, different illustration to each front end paper. 8vo 8'' x 6''. 39 full-page single sided monochrome plates throughout the three volumes. Pencil name and address to each front end paper, upper front end paper cracked to volume II, spines not faded and in Very Good clean and bright condition. Member of the P.B.F.A. SHAKESPEARE, William. Seller Inventory # 32011
Book Description J. M. Dent & Sons, London, 1911. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Three volume set. Histories volume is still tight, square, and sound. Comedies volume has a short tear in the paper over the rear hinge, with the hinge and binding still sound, Tragedies volume has a crack in front hinge and some evident water stains on the bottom of the pages, plus a small amount of light foxing on the title and frontis pages. None have any internal markings and none are sunned or faded. Exceptionally light shelf wear and age darkening. Seller Inventory # ABE-1480593586968
Book Description Published by J. M. Dent & Sons, London, 1911. , first volume illustrated with 12 black and white plates, second with 14, third with 13, all include frontispieces and all plates with tissue guards, First Edition Thus , fading to spine in all volumes, generally pages clean with minor foxing on plates and page edges, a nice set in very good condition , half calf and green cloth, 5 raised bands on spine with gilt decoration on, gilt titles in compartments , 16mo, 20 x 13.5 cms Hardback ISBN: Seller Inventory # 66095