Tales from Shakespeare 1922 Lamb color illustrated Hamlet Othello MacBethBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Illustrated Books, Shakespeare, English Plays).
Tales from Shakespeare, by Charles & Mary Lamb.
Published 1922, Philadelphia by David McKay Company Publishers.
377 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with beautiful color plates as well as line drawings.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, paper paste downs.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, signs of handling but nothing offensive or severe, remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9 3/4" H x 7 1/4" W.