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    The Magnificent Allen Press Edition of Romeo Juliet - One of Ten Specially Bound Copies

    [Allen Press]. William Shakespeare. Romeo Juliet. Pen & Ink Drawings by Michèle Forgeois. Calligraphy by Mark Livingston. [Greenbrae]: Produced by Hand at the Allen Press, 1988. One of ten copies bound in vellum wrappers, manuscript title to spine, out of a total edition of 115 copies printed on Rives paper, printed damp on an 1882 Albion handpress. Quarto. 136 pages. Title-page printed in black and red, initials and chapter headings in various colors. Covers with elaborate hand-made design in white string. Very light bumping to spine. A bright, fine copy of a beautiful fine press edition of this Tragedy.


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    April, 2015
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