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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM. by RACKHAM. ARTHUR. Illustrates. ; SHAKESPEARE. WILLIAM - First edition. - 1908 - from Paul Foster Books (SKU: 10595)

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM.

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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM.

by RACKHAM. ARTHUR. Illustrates. ; SHAKESPEARE. WILLIAM

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Heinemann. London. 1908. FIRST RACKHAM EDITION. 4to. (10.1 x 7.7 inches). Colour frontis and thirty nine tipped-in colour plates, each with a printed tissue paper guard, and 30 fine line drawings by Rackham throughout the text, some full page. Finely bound in recent full tan morocco. Spine with raised bands, the compartments ruled, decorated and lettered in gilt. Red title label, gilt. Some light foxing throughout but still a very good copy of this beautiful book in an attractive leather binding. Rackham at his very best.

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Paul Foster Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
10595
Title
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM.
Author
RACKHAM. ARTHUR. Illustrates. ; SHAKESPEARE. WILLIAM
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Heinemann. London. 1908
Date Published
1908
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Fine bindings; Children's and Illustrated books;

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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]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books. The bands are created in the... [More]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also... [More]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]

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