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Hardbacks, Complete in 8 vols; Tall 8vo. 10 x 7 inches. Quarter bound light brown calf leather and marbled boards, red & green leather spine labels lettered in gilt, with raised banding and gilt decoration to spines. Blind embossed detailing to boards with small gilt crane design to bottom corner nr spine. Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good conditions. Small bump to bottom front board corner of vol.1. Some minor rubbing to edges, slight darkening to spines and some minor rubbing to ends. Some minor light spotting to endpapers, else inside pages all very clean, bright and tight throughout. Final volume “Biography” is 1867 3rd edition. Else an excellent set. Profusely illustrated with vignettes and decorative title pages. (Descriptions of illustrations follow each act.)
Title: The Pictorial Edition of the Works of Shakespeare. Edited by CHARLES KNIGHT. Including A Biography. The Second Edition, Revised. Complete in Eight Volumes.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, 1867 2nd (except ‘Biography’ 3rd.):
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Seller ID: 79367
Keywords: Illustrated Books Literature, Illustrated Books, SHAKESPEARE: KNIGHT, Charles: The Pictorial Edition of the Works of Shakespeare, Edited by CHARLES KNIGHT, Including A Biography, The Second Edition, Revised, George Routledge & Sons, 1867 2nd, Quarter bound light brown calf leather, fine binding, illustrated, 8 vols,