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SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM

Published by Kelmscott Press, Middlesex (1893)

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Item Description: Kelmscott Press, Middlesex, 1893. Leather. Book Condition: Fine. 1st of This Edition. Limited to 510 copies of which this is one of 500 on paper. Printed in red and black with ornamental borders and initials. Finely bound in full olive green morocco with inlays of green and brown leather with ornate gilt work of floral and pontille design. Spine compartments of green and brown and panels of similar gilt. Housed in a full green leather clamshell box signed by the binder Bayntun-Riviere. One of the more popular books of this celebrated press it is rare thus and, in a near contemporary fine binding, a most desirable and lovely object. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 17301

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Willoughby, Edwin Eliott [William Shakespeare]

Published by Printed by the Grabhorn Press for David Magee, San Francisco

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Item Description: Printed by the Grabhorn Press for David Magee, San Francisco. 1935, edition limited to 73 copies. () Near fine. [30]. Folio. Original quarter red morocco and marbled boards. Raised bands. Black spine label with gilt titles. Shelfwear to boards and rubbing to spine, else a fine copy. The original leaves are mounted at the rear of the book immediately following a facsimile title page from each of the Four Folios. Condition of the leaves is as follows: First Folio: wear and age toning, mostly to margins, with one small piece missing that has been archivally repaired. The repairs do not touch the text or ruling. Second Folio, fine antiquarian condition with only light age-toning. Third Folio; Some age toning and spotting. The foredge margin has been trimmed, not touching text or ruling. Fourth Folio: Fine antiquarian condition, with only the faintest of toning. As attested to by penciled notes on the ffep and colophon from David Magee, this is an out of series proof copy and the first copy of the book to be bound. The First Folio leaf is laid in loosely, the remaining are tipped in. Proof copy signed by David Magee. A stunning production from the Grabhorn Press and fitting home for leaves from four of the most coveted books in the English Language. The leaf book offered here contains a leaf from each of Shakespeare's four folios, including his most celebrated plays. The First Folio example is the title page from the Merchant of Venice (PP 163 -164). The Second Folio leaf is pages 215-216 from the Life of King Henry the Eight. The Third Folio leaf is pages 649-650 from the Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, including dialog between the two fated lovers, and the leaf from the Fourth Folio is pages 198-199 from the Life and Death of Richard the Third. A wonderful production, one of the scarcest from the Grabhorn Press, containing leaves from the first Four Folios of some of Shakespeare's most enduring works (Disbound and Dispersed 67). Bookseller Inventory # 135701

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Bandello, Matteo. (Shakespeare, William).

Published by Imprimerie de Magny-en-Vexin. C. Motteroz, Paris (1879)

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Item Description: Imprimerie de Magny-en-Vexin. C. Motteroz, Paris, 1879. First Edition. First French Edition of Romeo and Juliet, limited to 300 copies. Penned by the Italian author, Matteo Bandello and first published in 1554, collecting twenty-one short stories that subsequently formed the basis for many European literary works, notably, Shakespeare's, Romeo and Juliet and Much Ado about Nothing. Originally translated into English in 1562, by Arthur Brook, in his poem, Tragical History of Romeus and Juliet. 16mo. Volume 1, 332 pp. Volume 2, 340 pp. Fine in original marbled paper covered boards with marbled endpapers, teg. One quarter black leather, raised bands with gilt lettering on the spine. Original green silk ribbon markers. Frontispiece portrait of Bandello, including a biography of his life. Front pastedown of both volumes bear the vintage bookplate of Redmond Conyngham, the noted Pennsylvania historian. A truly lovely set. Bookseller Inventory # 31753

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SHAKESPEARE, William [MINIATURE BOOKS]

Published by Allied Newspapers Ltd. (London) [nd, circa 1932] First editions thus. (1932)

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Item Description: Allied Newspapers Ltd. (London) [nd, circa 1932] First editions thus., 1932. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 40 volumes in miniature, 1 1/2" x 2" soft covers. Each volume is illustrated with a b&w frontispiece (see 2nd scan) and with quite legible text. An attractive complete set of 40 Miniature Books with their original wooden bookcase. Although undated, several volumes indicate on the copyright page "One of the plays chosen for presentation for the inauguration of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-on-Avon, April 1932" making this set mostly likely from 1932. All 40 books are bound in uniform black imitation leather (rexine) with pale green lettering on spines. The original wooden bookcase measures 7 1/2" wide by 8 3/4" high by 2 5/8" deep and, although would normally have a black finish, this one has been painted an attractive brick-red some time in the past by a previous owner. An increasingly UNCOMMON set, especially complete with all volumes and original bookcase. This is a decent set condition-wise. The last scan shows a contemporay newspaper advertisement for this set declaring it "A PUBLISHING MIRACLE!" CONDITION: All 40 volumes are all generally in Very Good condition in a Very Good bookcase.#006797 Price: $400.00 (Please e-mail to confirm availability and correct postage before ordering.). Bookseller Inventory # 006797

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SHAKESPEARE, William

Published by Allied Newspapers Ltd. (London) [nd, circa 1932] First editions thus. (1932)

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Item Description: Allied Newspapers Ltd. (London) [nd, circa 1932] First editions thus., 1932. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 40 volumes in miniature, 1 1/2" x 2" soft covers. Each volume is illustrated with a b&w frontispiece (see 3rd scan) and with quite legible text. An attractive complete set of 40 Miniature Books. Although undated, several volumes indicate on the copyright page "One of the plays chosen for presentation for the inauguration of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-on-Avon, April 1932" making this set mostly likely from 1932. All 40 books are bound in uniform black imitation leather (rexine) with lettering on spines. The 2 shelf hardwood (oak?) wooden bookcase measures 11 1/2" wide by 7" high by 2 3/4" deep. This attractive bookcase is not the usual one that originally came with the set of books but was handmade by a previous owner at some time in the past. An interesting variant. An increasingly UNCOMMON set, especially complete with bookcase. The last scan shows a contemporay newspaper advertisement for this set declaring it "A PUBLISHING MIRACLE!" CONDITION: Lettering on the spines on all 40 volumes are rather faded, COMEDY OF ERRORS has a small blue ink stain on bottom edge, KING HENRY V has a small piece off the rear endpaper, o/w all books are generally in Very Good condition in a Very Good or better bookcase. A MARVELOUS MINIATURE 80+ year old complete SHAKESPEARE SET! #006800 Price: $400.00 (Please e-mail to confirm availability and correct postage before ordering.). Bookseller Inventory # 006800

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SHAKESPEARE, William

Published by Stratford-on-Avon. TheShakespeare Head Press. 1905. (1905)

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Item Description: Stratford-on-Avon. TheShakespeare Head Press. 1905., 1905. 12mo, 18.5cm, first edition thus, 50,[8]pp., Limited Edition of 510 copies, this being No. 4, on handmadepaper, title page printed in red and black in publisher's frame border, rear note [8] by A.H. Bullen, quarter white linen backed blue clothboards, spine slight dust worn, a very goof internally fine copy (ho1.2). ~ One of the two books published by Shakespeare (1593) along with"Lucrece" (1594). With author's dedication to the Earl of Southampton.The rear note is by Elizabethan scholar, A.H. Bullen who established TheShakespeare Head Press in 1904. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 32877

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Shakespeare, William; Vess, Charles

Published by Donning Company, Norfolk, Virginia (1988)

ISBN 10: 0898657105 ISBN 13: 9780898657104

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Item Description: Donning Company, Norfolk, Virginia, 1988. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Vess, Charles ( SIGNED ) (illustrator). First Edition, Limited and Signed. Fine copy, contains " original illustration " number 177 of 277 copies thus. Signed by Artist. Bookseller Inventory # 12644

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Shakespeare, William

Published by J. M Dent & Sons Ltd., London (1911)

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Item Description: J. M Dent & Sons Ltd., London, 1911. Leather or Leatherette. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First Edition Fifth Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY # 154 "Others abide over question. Thou art free. We ask & ask Thou smilest & art still. Out topping knowledge." Matthew Arnold Fine burgundy limp leather. Bright Gilt titles and decoration. Gilt top edge. Bookmark ribbon. Slight use. Clean interior (1911), (1906), viii, 888pp. Richard Clay & Sons Chronology of the Plays; Glossary 1/1//U Seymour. Bookseller Inventory # 006279

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Shakespeare, William

Published by Really Useful Map Company/Midpoint Press (2006)

ISBN 10: 0755459067 ISBN 13: 9780755459063

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Item Description: Really Useful Map Company/Midpoint Press, 2006. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Sir John Gilbert, George cruikshank, & R. Dudley (illustrator). Limited Edition. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. Blue cloth, silver and black decoration to front and spine. All edges silver. Attached ribbon bookmark. Marbled endpapers. Over 1400 pages. 60 colour and hundreds of black and white illustrations. 4.415 kg no overseas shipments. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 027269

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Shakespeare, William

Published by Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA (1980)

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Item Description: Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1980. Hard Cover. Book Condition: FINE. red, gilt dec. full leather binding, gilt covers,spine, illustrated, 3 raised bands, moire endpapers, silk page-marker, all edges gilt, 237 pages, as new, unread, a limited edition for subscribers, Contains; Venus and Adonis.--The rape of Lucrece.--Sonnets.--A lover's complaint.--The phoenix and turtle. "Notes from Editors" (22p) laid-in, A volume in the series, 100 Greatest Books of All Time. Size: 8 vo,. Bookseller Inventory # 1125082

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Shakespeare, William

Published by J. M Dent & Sons Ltd., London (1924)

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Item Description: J. M Dent & Sons Ltd., London, 1924. Leather or Leatherette. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition Tenth Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY # 153, VOLUME 1 OF 3, Biographical Introduction by Oliphant Smeaton. Very good burgundy limp leather. Gilt titles and decoration. Gilt top. Slight wear. (1924), (1906), viii, 848pp. Temple Press, 2/1//N Seymour, 8 page advertising catalogue of 750 volumes bound in. "This complete edition of Shakespeare's works follows the text of Clark and Wright's Cambridge Shakespeare. There is a full glossary, and list of approximate dates of the plays." RG4. Bookseller Inventory # 008850

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Shakespeare, William

Published by The Franklin Library, Franklin Center,Pennsylvania (1981)

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Item Description: The Franklin Library, Franklin Center,Pennsylvania, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. No Jacket. 1st Edition. As new copy. (see picture) Red Leather,Red page ribbon,Gold Gilt book and page edges. One tiny mark on the spine. Includes a "Notes From The Editor" pamphlet. Bookseller Inventory # 009364

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Shakespeare, William

Published by J. M Dent & Sons Ltd., London (1906)

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Item Description: J. M Dent & Sons Ltd., London, 1906. Leather or Leatherette. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. FIRST EDITION EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY # 154, Introduction by E. Vernon Arnold. Fair burgundy limp leather. Gilt titles and decoration. Gilt top edge. Decorative pictorial bookplate. Browning to endpapers and some page edges. Some edge wear, chipped spine edges. Covers reattached. [n.d., 1906], 12mo, viii, 888pp. Richard Clay & Sons 1/1//U Seymour, reading copy. "Others abide over question. Thou art free. We ask & ask Thou smilest & art still. Out topping knowledge." Matthew Arnold. Bookseller Inventory # 004706

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Shakespeare, William

Published by Cassell and Company, Ltd., London (1908)

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Item Description: Cassell and Company, Ltd., London, 1908. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Reprint Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. THE PEOPLE'S LIBRARY # 36. Fair green cloth. Blindstamp on cover, gilt titles and decoration. Edge wear, soiled covers and edges, old glue repair to hinge. 1908, 8vo, 616pp. 3 page advertising catalogue of 100 volumes bound in. CONTENTS: All's Well That Ends Well, Antony and Cleopatra, As You Like It, The Comedy of Errors, Coriolanus, Cymbeline, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Julius Caesar, Glossary. Bookseller Inventory # 001490

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Shakespeare, William

Published by Cassell and Company, Ltd., London (1908)

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Item Description: Cassell and Company, Ltd., London, 1908. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Reprint Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. THE PEOPLE'S LIBRARY # 39. Fair green cloth. Blindstamp on cover, gilt titles and decoration. Edge wear, soiled covers and edges, binding loose. 1908, 8vo, 782pp. 2 page advertising catalogue of 100 volumes bound in. CONTENTS; Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, The Tempest, The Life of Timon of Athens, The Tragedy of Titus Adronicus, Troilus and Cressida, Twelfth Night; or, What you Will, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Winter's Tale, Venus and Adonis, The Rape of Lucrece, Sonnets, A Lover's Complaint, The Passionate Pilgrim, The Phoenix and the Turtles. Bookseller Inventory # 001491

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