Antiquarian & Secondhand Booksellers

Address: Carlton View, 17 Main Street, Normanton-on-Cliffe, Grantham, Lincs., NG32 3BH, England
Tel: +44(0)1400 251865  |  Email:

Book Details

BURTON (Richard Francis). Description of an Extraordinary Volume of Shakespeareana, the Property of Richard Frances Burton, Seq. of Longner Hall, near Shrewsbury.1920

London: Sotheby & Co., Small 4to, 2 plates, orig. printed wrappers. The volume contains what is apparently the first appearance of Shakespeare's 'Passionate Pilgrim & Sonnets' as well as four other works including the rare fifth edition of 'Venus & Adonis'. Bought privately by Messrs Quaritch before the sale for Mr H.C. Folger.

Stock #38926

£35.00 order » / enquire »

Back to results

An image of any item can be supplied on request