Premium pages left without account:

Five volumes by English Renaissance poets and playwrights published by Limited Editions Club

Archive
Estimate: US$200 - US$300
Price realised:  US$480
Lot number 537, Views: 100

Title: Five volumes by English Renaissance poets and playwrights published by Limited Editions Club Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Limited Editions Club Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Shakespeare, William. The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark. Signed by Eric Gill the illustrator. Introduction by Gilbert Murray. High Wycombe, 1933. Shakespeare, William. The Life of King Henry V. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel. Introduction by Herbert Arthur Evans. Prefatory note by Mark Van Doren. New York, 1951. Marlowe, Christopher. Four Plays (of Christopher Marlowe: Tamburlaine I, II, Dr. Faustus, and Edward II). Signed by Albert Decaris the illustrator. Introduction by Havelock Ellis. New York, 1966. Milton, John. Paradise Lost and Paradise Regain'd. Signed by Carlotta Petrina, the illustrator. Introduction by William Rose Benet. Designed by John Henry Nash San Francisco, 1936. Milton, John. L'allegro and Il Penseroso. One of 1,780 copies (280 went to Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library). Introductory essays by W. P. Trent and Chauncey B. Tinerk. Illustrations by William Blake New York, 1954. Five volumes by English Renaissance poets and playwrights, all in original bindings and slipcases, three signed as issued. Lot Amendments Condition: Some light wear, overall near fine. Item number: 268014

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 566 - Fine Books in All Fields - Limited Editions Club
Date of the auction: 6 Aug 2015
Address: PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
94109 San Francisco, CA
United States
[email protected] · +1 (0)415 9892665 · +1 (0)415 9891664