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Shakespeare's Masterpieces: Five Plays plus Venus and Adonis (The World's  Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition) by  William SHAKESPEARE - Hardcover - [c.1940s-50s] - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 80933)

Shakespeare's Masterpieces: Five Plays plus Venus and Adonis (The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition)

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Shakespeare's Masterpieces: Five Plays plus Venus and Adonis (The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition)

by SHAKESPEARE, William

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New York: Books, Inc. Good+ with no dust jacket. [c.1940s-50s]. Hardcover. A selection of five plays (Hamlet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, As You Like It, and The Comedy of Errors) and his narrative poem, Venus and Adonis, by William Shakespeare. An entry in publisher's "The World's Popular Classics" series, "Art-Type Edition". --- In brown textured cloth-covered boards backed in dark red cloth, with titling & decorations in gilt on spine; red topstain. Volume is undated, possibly published c.1940s-50s; lacks a dust jacket, likely as issued. Irregularly paginated (about 350 pp.). --- With a tear to title page, dulling to spine gilding & mildly rounded cover corners, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
80933
Title
Shakespeare's Masterpieces: Five Plays plus Venus and Adonis (The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition)
Author
SHAKESPEARE, William
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+ with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Books, Inc
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
[c.1940s-50s]
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