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A Life of William Shakespeare by  Sidney LEE - Hardcover - 1906 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 85521)

A Life of William Shakespeare

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A Life of William Shakespeare

by LEE, Sidney

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  • hardcover
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Very Good- with no dust jacket
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New York: The Macmillan Company. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1906. Hardcover. A biography of William Shakespeare by England's Sir Sidney Lee in a 1906 printing of the original 1898 issuance. With frontis portrait of Shakespeare, as well as other illustrations, including three examples of Shakespeare's autographs. --- In maroon ribbed cloth with gilt-stamped Shakespeare coat of arms to front cover; titling in gilt to spine and top edge gilt. --- With prior owner's signatures to front free endpaper and to title page, mild sunning to cloth at spine, neatly-inked underlinings to several passages and dampstains to cloth at tail of spine, otherwise a tightly-bound, sound copy.; Small Octavo - 7-1/2 to 8 in. tall; xxv, 476, (1, ads) pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
85521
Title
A Life of William Shakespeare
Author
LEE, Sidney
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good- with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Macmillan Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1906
Bookseller catalogs
>>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir;

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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the... [More]
spine
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octavo
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Cloth
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tail
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