ANTIQUARIAN ANNOTATIONS UPON SHAKESPEARE VOLUMES, SET OF FOUR,
Price Realized: $372.00
Sold Date: Sep 23, 2022
Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, et al. (1) Annotations…Upon Macbeth, Comedy of Errors, Antony and Cleopatra, Taming of the Shrew…; (2) Annotations…Upon As You Like It, Othello, King Lear, Julius Caesar…; (3) Annotations…Upon K. Richard II, King John, Cymbeline, Much Ado About Nothing, K. Richard III, K. Henry VIII…; (4) Prolegomena to the Dramatick Writings of Will. Shakespeare. Each London: Printed for, and under the Direction of, John Bell, British Library, Strand, 1786 and 1787. Matching full vellum bindings with gilt-stamped red morocco labels.
One with damping to first half and small losses to first 30 pages, one with tear to title page, one with chew to bottom edge of spine, otherwise very good, expected soiling to bindings. NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.
6" x 3 3/4".
Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA to benefit collections care, preservations, and future acquisitions.