(Fine Bindings) 20 Vols. Shakespeare, William. [Works]. London, George Bell & Sons, 1899-1902. The Chiswick Shakespeare. Small 8vo, contemporary double gilt-fillet paneled, richly gilt floral, full brick-red crushed niger morroco, richly gilt floral spine compartments, top edges gilt, inner dentelles gilt, green silked endpapers; very occasionally slightly scuffed, a few spine heads just rubbed and a little chipped - but all sewn bands intact, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Plates, including color plates. Internally clean, bright binding.
Estimate $500-800

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Sold for $3,750 (buyer's premium included)