Shakspeare's Heroines.London, George Bell & Sons, 1891 Stock Code: 140646
NotesLarge paper edition, one of 175 numbered copies of which this is number 127. Jameson's work was originally published in 1832 under the title Characteristics of Women, Moral, Poetical and Historical.
Quarto (229 x 165 mm). Bound by Bumpus Ltd. in red-brown half morocco, raised bands, titles to compartments gilt, marbled sides, top edge gilt.
Frontispiece and 25 similar plates.
Bookplate to front pastedown. Spine and front board very slightly sunned, light offsetting from turn-ins to endpapers, offsetting from leather sample affecting margins of pp. 86-113. An excellent copy.
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