Tales from Shakespeare. Charles Lamb.

Tales from Shakespeare

Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1853. Decorative Cloth. Lovely 1853 edition out of Philadelphia, "from the fifth London edition". Solid and VG in beautifully gilt-decorated blue cloth panels and spine. 12mo, 366 pgs., all edges gilt. Lavish 1854 presentation on the front flyleaf from the "Trustees of the 11th Ward Common Schools" to "Urania D. Secord as a testimonial of their approbation for her regular and punctual attendance, conduct, deportment and diligent atttention to studies during the past six months". Wonderful inscription --followed by the grandiose signature of each Trustee. Collectible; Very Good. Item #6322

Price: $150.00

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