Book Collector’s spotlight: Shakespeare cloth binding

Tales from Shakespeare (Illustrated Rackham), by Charles & Mary Lamb

A very clean copy with illustrated cream and blue cloth covered boards of Titania & Bottom , with matching endpapers. Cover design & illustrations by Arthur Rackham.

Eight ethereal Arthur Rackham (1857-1939) colour plates and line drawings; head and tail-pieces. You can explore illustrated Vintage Fairytale Collections at Abe Books.

Unmarked pages, very minor rubbing to corners.

A highly collectible cloth bound volume in the celebratory year #Shakespeare400.

The Children’s Illustrated Classics created by Aldine Press, published by Dent Dutton, 1963.

Book condition: Very good. No jacket.

304 pages. £15 + £4.50 p&p UK only

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