The Poems and Plays of William Shakespeare [8 vols]; With a Life of the Author and a Selection of Notes, Critical, Historical, explanatory and Glossarial; selected from the Editions of Rowe, Pope, Johnson and Steevens, Malone .....

By: Shakespeare, William

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8-volume set in navy diced calf with brown sections on the gilt-stamped spine for the name (Shakspeare [sic]) and the volume number. Each volume has some 10 engravings. Some quite heavy foxing in places, endpapers especially and ghosting from the engravings onto their facing pages. Pages also browned in parts. A handsome set on the shelf, nonetheless 123f

Title: The Poems and Plays of William Shakespeare [8 vols]; With a Life of the Author and a Selection of Notes, Critical, Historical, explanatory and Glossarial; selected from the Editions of Rowe, Pope, Johnson and Steevens, Malone .....

Author Name: Shakespeare, William

Illustrator: Heath, C.; Rolls, C.; Bacon, F. &c. From designs By Smirke, Westall, Corbould, Stephanoff and Wright.

Categories: Biography, Literature, art,

Publisher: London, Scott and Webster 1833: 1833

Binding: Diced Calf

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Large 8vo.

Book number: 26664

Keywords: Fine Bindings,Leather Bound Sets