Limited editions club books. The set of 37 vols of LEC Shakespeare, 1939-1940
A set of 37 volumes of the LEC famous and popular edition of Shakespear's dramas, comedies and tragedies. Each of 37 books was illustrated by a different artist, who were known by their previous work with LEC. Many of them lived in Europe, and it was quite a challenge to get all the illustrations prepared while the WWII started in Europe. By the time of publishing this edition was the most respectable and amazing edition, given the quality of work of letterpress publication. Among the illustrators there are Arthur Rackham, Fritz Eihenberg, Franz Mazereel. The internal part of ALL 37 books are Fine, all books have uncut pages. About a half of the volumes have fried backs, as you can see from the pictures attached. Fried spines is the only problem, there is no more. The item "Limited editions club books.
The set of 37 vols of LEC Shakespeare, 1939-1940" is in sale since Monday, May 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "skyschaker" and is located in Walnut Creek, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Publisher: LEC
- Subject: Literature & Fiction
- Place of Publication: Limited Editions Club
- Topic: Drama
- Author: William Shakespeare
- Year Printed: 1940
- Special Attributes: Limited Edition
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Binding: Hardcover