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W.HEATH ROBINSON Shakespeare TWELFTH NIGHT 1/350 Ltd Signed VELLUM 1st Ed. 1908
1908. All enquiries: aqualibris@rocketmail.com A beautiful and exceedingly rare Twelfth Night, illustrated with lithographs by William Heath Robinson, limited to only 350 copies, signed by the artist, 1908. The definitive Art Nouveau, Golden Age illustrated version of The Comedy of The Twelfth Night, or What You Will, with delicate Art Nouveau illustrations by W.H. Robinson. This Limited Signed Edition was issued in 1908, by Hodder and Stoughton, in London. The plot and characters come to life with 40 full colour chromolithograph plates, all under protective tissues, and further black-and-white line drawings and decorations. This sumptuous book is profusely illustrated and printed on handmade English paper, top edge gilt (TEG), right and lower edge deckled (otherwise known as rough-cut, or uncut). Finely bound in recent gilt vellum with new ties, this copy is in excellent condition. A few very occasional minute small spots and light wrinkles to tissues, slightly dusty in the gutter, perfect plates. There are no bookplates or inscriptions or any detracting faults. A beautifully illustrated, spectacular version of The Twelfth Night - an exceptional copy, easily stated as FINE/NR FINE for age, please see photos. Please wait for all the photos to load. All enquiries: aqualibris@rocketmail.com SHIPPING: We are happy to ship worldwide and to combine shipping on multiple purchases. All of our items are carefully packaged, insured and appropriately labelled. We ship all items by the most appropriate method for weight, value, date needed at destination and any other buyer requiremen … [Click Below for Full Description]
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