[Comprising:] Ancient Carols; Festive Songs for Christmas; Shakespeare's Songs; The Nutbrown Maid; More Ancient Carols; A Lover's Complaint & The Phoenix and Turtle.Stratford-on-Avon: The Shakespeare Head Press, 1906 Stock Code: 149145
Mixed editions of Christmas carols (vols. 1-2 second editions, vols. 3-6 first editions) in a charming volume bound in arts and crafts medieval style.
6 works in 1 volume, duodecimo (132 x 93 mm). Contemporary hand-sewn vellum, 4 sheep strips across spine forming raised bands and sewn into boards, black and brown inks lettering to spine and decorations to spine and boards, paste paper endpapers, untrimmed, brown cord page marker with 2 red and white glass beads.
Contemporary ink ownership inscription to first blank. Slightly rubbed, the boards a touch splayed, the binding otherwise sound, internally crisp and unmarked; an attractive copy.
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