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William Shakespeare
1908 A Midsummer-Night's Dream Shakespeare Arthur Rackham Illus
Doubleday, Page & Co; William Heinemann, 1908. Condition: Good. Click here to see our other books! A Midsummer-Night's Dream William Shakespeare 1908 Doubleday, Page & Co; William Heinemann : New York; London 10" by 7" [6], 134, [2pp] SUMMARY The first edition thus of Arthur Rackham's illustrated edition of Shakespeare's ever popular 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', illustrated in colour throughout. Colour Plates,First Edition,Illustrated,Publishers' Original Binding Overall Condition: Good This book weighs 1.5 KG when packed Australia Postage: £ Free UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 23.99 EU Postage: £ 18.99 European Postage: £ 19.99 Asia Postage: £ 31.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 32.99 DESCRIPTION The first edition thus of this work, being the first American trade edition of Rackham's illustrations for 'A Midsummer-Night's Dream'.Illustrated with a tipped-in colour frontispiece, thirty-nine tipped-in colour plates, and in-text illustrations.Collated, complete.'A Midsummer-Night's Dream' is one of Shakespeare's best known plays, a comedic play that was originally written around 1595/6.Written by William Shakespeare.Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, a popular book illustrator, well known for his work during the Golden Age of British book illustration.This is considered to be one of Rackham's finest works of illustrations. His fairies drawn for this work have become some of his best known work.The occasional pencil annotations to the margins. It appears that the prior reader was performing the play, as the notes say 'cut', presumably the reader was writing a script for a performance of … [Click Below for Full Description]
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