By A.L. Rowse

3 VOLUMES IN A SLIP CASE

Annotated Shakespeare

The Comedies, Histories, Sonnets and different Poems, Tragedies and Romances Complete

Edited with creation, Notes, a Biography and Bibliography by

A. L. Rowse

4,200 illustrations

The slip case measures approx nine 0.5 by way of eleven 0.5. the 3 books all have dirt jackets. The forums are lined in pink fabric and feature titles at the backbone. the top pages are ornamental. It weighs approximately 20 kilos.

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