Shakespeare Folios and Quartos. A Study in the Bibliography of Shakespeare's Plays 1594-1685. With 37 Illustrations.
Pollard, Alfred W.

London: Methuen, 1909. First edition, printed at The Arden Press, Letchworth, on laid paper. Thirty seven illustrations, which are reproductions of title pages and leaves from various editions of Shakespeare's plays. Attractively printed on handmade paper by the Arden Press. Errata leaf tipped in. Boards soiled and binding extremities lightly rubbed. A few minor bumps to boards. Front hinge cracked but sound. Minor chips and tears to the upper margins of pp. 141-147 from when leaves were carelessly opened. Offsetting to recto of front flyleaf and verso of rear flyleaf. Engraved presentation leaf from the publisher laid in. Overall, a very good copy, uncut and mostly unopened. Ecru linen over green paper boards, printed paper spine label. Folio. vii, [1], 176 pp. (Item ID: 14849)

$200.00

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