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Illustrated Tales from Shakespeare: A Modern Adaptation from the Charles and Mary Lamb Classic

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Promotional Reprint Company Ltd.: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 08852


Pictorial covers in a matching dust jacket. Barely a trace of wear. 207 pages with black and white and color illustrations. Written in 1807 to introduce young readers to the plays of Shakespeare. Fifteen of the best-known plays are retold in this edition, which adults will enjoy, too. View more info

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The Story of Little Black Sambo, with Twenty-seven Illustrations

By: Bannerman, Helen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company: 1918

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09121


A title in the Wee Books for Wee Folks series. Publication date not stated, but 1918 per Cary Sternick's "The Henry Altemus Company: A History and Pictorial Bibliography," (2005). Cloth spine split along the rear cover side. Edge wear, worn corners, and a small piece of the green letter "O" in SAMBO on the front cover is missing. Hinges just starting to crack. A child's name is written in the ownership space printed on the front free endpaper. Otherwise, ... View more info

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Gulliver's Travels

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Schocken Books: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 08853


Slight bump at the spine ends. Nice, clean copy, no writing or marks. 256 pages. Includes Textual Note and On Illustrating Swift, by Laurence Whistler, brother of the artist for this edition's illustrations. This edition is a single-volume reprint of Cresset Press' 1930 two-volume, limited edition of 200 copies. Generally regarded as one of the masterpieces of book illustration in the twentieth century, all of Rex Whistler's illustrations are in this edition, as is the c... View more info