A Midsummer-Night’s Dream. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (1908)
Book ID: 64970
A Midsummer-Night’s Dream. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Heinemann, 1908. First Edition. Pp, 134. Publisher’s tan cloth boards, gilt titles to spine, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Rebacked in cream leather with title lettered in gilt. Mild age-toning to contents pages, plates in nice bright condition.
Illustrated with tipped-in color plates mounted on art paper by Arthur Rackham with printed tissue overleaves (missing one at page 18), with additional illustrations in black and white.
One Shakespeare’s most beloved plays & one of Rackham’s most sought after books, the weaving of magic and fairies perfectly suited to his style.