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Tales from Shakespeare (1807)

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Tales from Shakespeare (1807)

by Charles and Mary Lamb

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London, Thomas Hodgkins at the Juvenile Press, 1807. The best first edition of _Tales from Shakespeare_ available for purchase. A fine, clean copy.

These 20 tales are illustrated with 20 engraved illustrations by William Mulready. First edition, first impression, with the imprint of the printer T. Davison on the verso of p. 235, vol. I, and with the Hanway Street address in the final advertisements. Two Volumes. Set box, beautiful gilt-worked, brown morocco leather bindings. Provenance: bookplate -- Henry S Van Duzer

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Bookseller
Amy's Beautiful Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1ABB08252019
Title
Tales from Shakespeare (1807)
Author
Charles and Mary Lamb
Illustrator
William Mulready
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Thomas Hodgkins at the Juvenile Press
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1807
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