DAVIES, W. Robertson.

Shakespeare's Boy Actors.

London, J. M. Dent & Sons, 1939 Stock Code: 38548
£1,875.00

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Notes

First Edition, First Impression of the author's first book. Still a standard in the field. In a letter to a collector written in 1951 Davies reported having no spare copies of this book and that his best guess was that no more than 600 were in existence. Scarce in dust jacket.

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Description

Octavo. Original blue cloth, device to front board in blind, titles to spine gilt, top edge stained blue. With the dust jacket.

Illustrations

With 8 plates.

Condition

Contents lightly toned as usual, top stain faded, spine a little dull but an excellent copy in the nicked and mildly tanned dust jacket with a single tiny chip at one corner.

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