Chicago: Caxton Club, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Folio. Very good+ condition. Item #013125
xx, 81 pages of text including an index, followed by 32 plates including 6 in color. Additionally illustrated by a frontispiece of Payne in his workshop. Original hardcover binding with minimal sunning to spine, and minimal bumping to the corners. Protected in archival mylar. Limited edition: 250 copies published with the text on English Handmade Paper by Walter Lewis. One plate guard is mostly lacking, and a few are slightly toned on the edges or slightly misfolded. Includes the original slipcase, which is quite worn, but remains intact and functional. From the collection of Louis Marder, Shakespeare historian and collector of books by, on or referring to William Shakespeare.