The Operas of Wagner
with 24 colour plates by Byam Shaw
First edition. Hardback, bound in the original red cloth with ornate gilt decoration to spine and upper board. 20.5 × 14.5cm, 246pp.
Descriptions of The Flying Dutchman, Tannhauser, Lohengrin, Tristan & Isolde, The Meistersingers, The Ring and Parsifal. The book illustrated with 24 colour plates by Byam Shaw.
A good reading copy. There is some marking to the spine, the pages have intermittent foxing, at times quite heavy, and one plate is detached.