The Vale Press Shakespeare: The Tragedy of King Richard III

The Vale Press Shakespeare: The Tragedy of King Richard III
The Vale Press Shakespeare: The Tragedy of King Richard III

London: Hacon & Ricketts, The Ballantyne Press, The Vale Press, A volume from the finely printed Vale Shakespeare, octavo, green cloth decorated in blind, gilt title on spine, limited to 310 copies, published 1903. Pages partly unopened, good plus copy with light soil, darkening and discoloration to binding and fading to gilt title, light offsetting and foxing especially to endpapers. Bookplate of Pittsburgh's famous book collector, binder and botanical specialist, Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt, the founder of the Hunt Botanical Library. One of the triumphs of London post-Kelmscott arts-and-crafts book production. Good.

Item #H4923

Price: $40.00