Limited edition, these being sets 1388. The books are in very good minus condition. There is some discoloration, esp to the spines. Includes the following 37 volumes: 1 Alls Well That Ends Well.
Drawings in color by Richard Floethe. Printed in colors at the Press of A. Colored wood-engravings by Enric-Cristobal Ricart, pulled by R. Clark and hand-colored by jean Saudé, 144 pages.
Watercolors by Sylvain Sauvage, lithographed in three colors and hand-colored by Mourlot Frères, 112 pages. Colored wood-engravings by John Austen, printed in five colors by R.
Pál Molnár, lithographed by Mourlot Frères, 148 pages. Lithographs by Yngve Berg, pulled by the Curwen Press, 148 pages. Dry-brush drawings by Edy Legrand, printed in collotype, black and gray, by Georges Duval, 158 pages. 8Henry the Fourth, Part I.
Color lithographs by Barnett Freedman, pulled by the Curwen Press, 126 pages. 9Henry the Fourth, Part II. Water-colors by Edward Bawden, printed in collotype by Georges Duval and hand-colored by Jean Saudé, 132 pages. Pencil drawings by Vera Willoughby, lithographed by Mourlot Frères, 130 pages. 11Henry the Sixth, Part I.Lithographs by Graham Sutherland, pulled by the Curwen Press, 118 pages. 12Henry the Sixth, Part II.
Lithographs by Carlotta Petrina, pulled by George C. 13Henry the Sixth, Part III. Colored line drawings by Jean Charlot, printed in three colors by A.Wood-engravings by Eric Gill, pulled by R. Wood-engravings by Frans Masereel, pulled by A. Line drawings in three colors and gold by Valenti Angelo, printed by A. Brush drawings by Boardman Robinson, printed in collotype in black and two grays by Georges Duval, 142 pages.
Crayon and wash drawings by Mariette Lydis, printed in collotype in black and gray by Georges Duval, 114 pages. Color drawings by Gordon Craig, lithographed by Mourlot Frères, 106 pages. Color lithographs by Hugo Steiner-Prag, pulled by Mourlot Frères, 118 pages. Water-colors by René ben Sussan, printed with two colors in collotype by Georges Duval, Paris, and three colors in lithography by Mourlot Frères and hand-colored by Maurice Beaufumé, 110 pages.
22The Merry Wives of Windsor. Color drawings by Gordon Ross, printed in collotype in black and sanguine by Georges Duval and hand-colored, 114 pages.
Water-colors by Arthur Rackham, lithographed in four colors by Mourlot Frères and hand-colored by Maurice Beaufumé, 94 pages. Water-colors by Fritz Kredel, printed in collotype by Georges Duval and hand-colored by Jean Saudé, 108 pages.
Wood-engravings by Robert Gibbings, pulled by A. Wood-engravings by Stanislas Ostoja-Chrostowski, pulled by R. Wood-engravings by Agnes Miller Parker, pulled by A.Lithographs by Fritz Eichenberg (originally to be illustrated by Edward Ardizzone), pulled by George C. Line drawings in color by Ervine Metzl, printed in two colors by A. 30The Taming of the Shrew. Dwiggins, printed in sanguine by A. Wilson, printed in collotype (key black) by Georges Duval and in lithography (two basic colors) by Mourlot Frères and hand-colored by Maurice Beaufumé, 98 pages. Wood-engravings by George Buday, pulled by A. Water-colors by Nikolai Fyodorovitch Lapshin, lithographed by Mourlot Frères, 110 pages. Wood-engravings by Demetrius Galanis, pulled in black and terra-cotta by Dehon et Cie, 140 pages. 35Twelfth Night, or What You Will. Water-colors by Francesco Carnevali, lithographed by Mourlot Frères, 106 pages.
36The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Water-colors by Pierre Brissaud, printed in collotype by Georges Duval and hand-colored, 98 pages. Drawings by Albert Rutherston, hand-colored, printed (key black) by the Curwen Press and hand-colored by Jean Saudé, 132 pages. The item "THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB 1939-40 36 VOLUMES" is in sale since Tuesday, January 10, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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