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Large folio hardback, approx 18 x 12 inches. Full vellum covers with gilt lettering to front with orange crest design. Silk endpapers. In very good condition. Darkening and marks to cover, small split to vellum at top of spine. Lacks ribbon fasteners on covers. Embossed stamp to endpaper “Bifrons Cottage, Nr. Canterbury.” Some slight darkening to endpapers, a couple of minor handling marks to pages, Else pages and plates all very clean and tight throughout. 49pp. Illustrated with full-page colour and B&W photogravure plates (all guarded.) Features brief essays by George Bernard Shaw, G.K. Chesterton, C. Lewis Hind, Anthony Hope, Gollancz and others. Illustrations feature society notables dressed as characters from Shakespeare's plays.
Title: Shakespeare Memorial Souvenir of the Shakespeare Ball 1616-1916
Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. 1911 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82305
Keywords: SHAKESPEARE CHURCHILL, Lady Randolph Spencer, Mrs. George CORNWALLIS-WEST, Shakespeare Memorial Souvenir of the Shakespeare Ball 1616-1916, Frederick Warne & Co., 1911, 1st, vellum, Illustrated, full-page, colour plates, B&W, photogravure, tragedies, comedies, twelfth night, macbeth, romeo juliet, hamlet, George Bernard Shaw, G.K. Chesterton, C. Lewis Hind, Anthony Hope, Gollancz