Lamb’s Tales From Shakespeare circa 1914
Lamb’s Tales From Shakespeare by Charles Lamb is for sale. This edition of Charles Lamb Lamb’s Tales From Shakespeare is not dated but it was published by Blackie and Son Limited and bears a contemporary presentation inscription dated 1914.
This is a stunning book that has classic William Shakespeare stories that includes: Romeo and Juliet, King Lear, Othello, Macbeth, The Merchant of Venice, The Comedy of Errors, Hamlet Prince of Denmark, The Tempest, As You Like It, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Pericles Prince of Tyre, The Winter’s Tale, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, and Cymbeline.
This edition of Charles Lamb Lamb’s Tales From Shakespeare has an attractive original publisher’s pictorial illustration to the front board and spine. The binding is in Very Good condition with light marks, fading to the spine, and knocks to the top and bottom of the spine and to the corners of the book.
This edition of Charles Lamb Lamb’s Tales From Shakespeare has 221 numbered pages, four full page colour illustrations including the Frontispiece, and with 18 page Blackie and Sons catalogue to the end of the book. The pages have occasional light marks but are mainly clean and in overall Good + to Very Good condition.