As You Like It
c1910, delightful decorative binding and 40 colour plates by Hugh Thomson
First thus, hardback, bound in the original green cloth with wonderful gilt titling and decoration to spine and upper board. 25.5 × 19cm, xxxv + 143pp.
Shakespeare's pastoral comedy of 1599, here illustrated with 40 delightful tissue guarded colour plates, each tipped in on heavy grade paper. Hugh Thomson also contributes an illustrated title page and a small drawing to each tissue guard.
This copy is in lovely condition. There is spotted foxing to the page edges, the pastedown and a very few spots throughout the book but otherwise, the pages are clean and the binding is secure. All plates present as per the plate index.Sold