The Fortunes of Falstaff
An expanded version of J Dover Wilson's Clark Lectures of 1943
First edition. Hardback in dustwrapper (very much in the style of Mervyn Peake, though uncredited). 19 × 12.5cm, 143pp.
J Dover Wilson's examination of Falstaff's role in the two parts of Henry IV and his relationship to the Prince, and is an expansion of the Clark Lectures delivered in Cambridge in 1943.
This copy is in very good condition, with a little age-related toning to the pages.