1978. New York. Published by Clarkson N. Potter. Complete in 3 volumes. All volumes are in Near Fine condition, the dust jackets and slip cover are in Very Good condition. All volumes are bound in red cloth hardcover and have gilded spines for the titles. Bindings are tight with no pages are loose or missing. No owners bookplates or markings.

  • This piece was acquired from a Virginia estate.
  • Artist Name:
  • William Shakespeare
  • Medium:
  • Hardcover Book Box Set
  • Circa:
  • 1978
  • Notes:
  • Edited, with Introductions, Notes, a Biography and Bibliography by A. L. Rowse. 4,200 illustrations. Shakespeare's plays and poems are accompanied by photographs and paintings of key scenes and the noted Elizabethan scholar's commentary on the playwright's life and art. Volume One: The Comedies. Volume Two: The Histories, Sonnets asnd other Poems. Volume 3: The Tragedies and Romances.
  • Condition:
  • Near Fine, Unread

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