Lot 224 of 426:
Rackham, A Midsummer-Night's Dream, c. 1920  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Midsummer-Night's Dream
Author:
Shakespeare, William
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Doubleday, Page
Date:
[c.1920]
Description:

[4], 134 pp. Illustrated with 16 color plates by Arthur Rackham with printed tissue-guards; numerous wood engravings throughout also by Rackham. (Large 8vo) original green cloth with color pictorial cover label, lettered in gilt.

Later printing of the Rackham illustrated edition, which was first published in 1908. With a supplied photocopy dustjacket. Previous owner's marks on front free endpaper and front flyleaf.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Tape reinforcement with presumed splits at ends of somewhat darkened spine, corners slightly bumped, a few abrasions to pictorial label; front hinge repaired, some creasing to tissue guards, mild toning; very good.
 
Item number:
310811
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