A MIDSUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM; With Illustrations By Arthur Rackham, R.W.S. William Shakespeare, Arthur - Rackham, 1564 - 1616, 1867 - 1939.
A MIDSUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM; With Illustrations By Arthur Rackham, R.W.S.

A MIDSUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM; With Illustrations By Arthur Rackham, R.W.S.

London, New York: William Heinemann, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1908. First Trade Edition. [i-vi] 1-134 pp. 40 color plates mounted on tan paper with captioned tissue-guards, and numerous drawings in b/w. 4to. 10" x 7-1/2" Original tan cloth with gilt-pictorial and lettering to upper board, gilt lettering to backstrip. Spine a bit sun-tanned. Slight bow to boards. Prior owner signature to preliminary blank. Foxing, primarily to end sheets. Very Good. Item #44888.1

One of the finest of Rackham's illustrated books, heightening Shakespeare's dreamy comedy with otherworldly imagination, both delicate and grotesque.

Price: $375.00