Title Shakespeare The Tempest SIGNED Arthur Rackham #57/520 copies 1926
Seller ID 1472754
London, William Heinemann (1926), 1926. 1st edition, one of 520 deluxe numbered copies signed by Rackham. This limited edition printed on significantly larger paper then the trade issue. With 21 tipped-in color plates and several black and white line drawings by Arthur Rackham. Includes the extra plate of Sea-Nymphs playing which was not included in the trade issue. 9 x 11 3/4", in the original de luxe binding of vellum backed parchment boards, lettered and with Rackham's pictorial vignette in gilt on the upper cover, the spine gilt decorated and lettered.
Dimensions given, if any, are approximate. Condition as shown. Defects not visible in scan[s] are described. Item is complete as issued unless otherwise stated. NO facsimiles, copies, reprints or reproductions unless specifically stated in description above. Pictures show actual item, never a stock image.