The Tragedie of King Lear Newly Printed from the First Folio of 1623

By: Shakespeare, William

Price: $400.00

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Book Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket


First edition thus, limited edition of 450, this is no. 113. Presentation copy from the illustrator, inscribed in pencil on the blank preceding the half-title page: Athene & Bean with love from Paul & Margaret - Semptember [sic] 1928". With the ownership inscription of the presentees on the front free endpaper. Loosely inserted are the remains of the dustwrapper. Following the text there are 5 pages of b & w illustrations by Paul Nash, 3 full-page, which in turn are followed by 5 color plates by him with loose, unprinted tissue guards. Cloth-backed boards. 91 page preface by Harley Granville-Barker. Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press under the direction of B.H. Newdigate. Front hinge cracked, spine worn, otherwise good. ; The Players' Shakespeare ; Large Quarto; 110 pages

Title: The Tragedie of King Lear Newly Printed from the First Folio of 1623

Author Name: Shakespeare, William

Illustrator: Illustrated by Paul Nash

Categories: Other,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1927

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket

Seller ID: 8571

Keywords: Shakespeare PAUL Nash,