TALL, EARLY COPY OF THE POEMS IN 18TH CENTURY STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO
Shakespeare, Mr William ~ Poems
London: Thomas Evans, (1775)
Full morocco, 7.25 inches tall. A tall example of this very early edition of Shakespeare's Poems in superb full straight grain morocco. Simple gilt bands on the spine and a single gilt fillet frames the boards. Charming gilt floral dentelles border the pristine endpapers. Very slightly darkened spine. An exceptionally clean text housed in very fine 18th century binding.