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The Tempest 

 

by William Shakespeare - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

 

(Heinemann - First Edition, 1926

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First (Rackham Illustrated) Edition - includes 20 tipped in colour plates with mono Title Page and illustrations to the text.

Book Condition: Good.

Hardback, 4to (approx 10 inches / 25 cm tall), 185 pages.

Significant external wear and soiling to the original black boards and spine (bumping to corner tips and bruising to spine extremities with slight loss to foot of spine), gilt spine lettering dulled but still clear, front board gilt lettering and illustration clear and bright, boards firmly attached but endpaper hinges starting, text block sound with no loose pages, no inscriptions, moderate foxing to front endpapers and prelims, occasional light to moderate internal foxing / soiling but overall internally Good in a mostly very clean and clear condition. 

No dust jacket.

Total weight with packaging 975g.