A Midsummer-Night's Dream

SHAKESPEARE, William; Illustrated by Arthur RACKHAM
Published by William Heinemann in London 1908
SKU: 49261
FIRST EDITION THUS Small 4to. (approx. 25.5 x 19cm) Hardback bound in beige cloth boards with gilt titles and gilt pictorial illustration to upper board. 134pp. plus 40 colour tipped-in plates with tissue-guards of paintings by Arthur Rackham. Many other line drawings in text and 4 full-page b/w illustrations. Gift inscription, dated 1911, to ffep. Occasional light foxing, heavier to prelims. Front inner hinge a little weak. A few small white marks and light soiling to spine and boards. 1cm split in cloth to top of spine and 2cm to base of spine hinge with upper board. Overall a GOOD COPY.

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