The Limited Editions Club was founded in 1929 by George Macy with the intent of publishing beautifully illustrated and designed classic literature for a limited number of subscribers. Much of the Clubs fame stems from its use of some of the best illustrators and artists available.Each title was uniquely designed with individualized paper, cover materials, numbered and signed. A thirty-seven volume complete set. Bound with a tan cloth gilt stamped spine, decorated paper over boards, top edges gilt. All of the volumes have their accompanying.
A 4 page information sheet about the book and play, produced by The Limited Editions Club, (note that there is one each commentary for Henry IV Parts I and II and Henry VI Parts I, II, and III). This collection also includes a side stapled 20 page booklet titled. "A Shakespeare Commentary: The Plays of William Shakespeare". Dated October 14, 1939 titled.Also included is a 39 page. Shakespeare A Review and a Preview. Bound with a tan gilt (red) stamped cloth boards & spine is a 82 page (plus 4 plates), 9"x12.75" hardcover published in 1939 in New York by The Limited Editions Club.
It includes three "review" articles (written by different authors) about Shakespeare's life and publications, and three "preview" articles about forthcoming Limited Editions Club editions of the Bard's work. Four color illustrations from these books are found at the back, including one by Arthur Rackham with an included. Also included is a 9 3/8" by 6 5/8", 1,280 page book. The Complete Works of William Shakespeare. Barnes & Noble 2015, which has the 37 plays along with other Shakespeare work, bound in leather and protected by.
The books sizes are: 13 1/8 high x 9 wide. Near Fine to Very Good. Some of the volumes have their spine lightly discolored. The item "The Plays of William Shakespeare Limited Editions Club 1939-1940 #1,503 37 Vols+" is in sale since Monday, May 29, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Fiction & Literature".The seller is "claterbos6p8j" and is located in Astoria, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica.