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    [Featured Lot]. [Limited Editions Club]. William Shakespeare. The Plays of William Shakespeare in Thirty-Seven Volumes. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1940. Edition limited to 1,950 copies of which this set is number 511. Complete in thirty-seven large quarto volumes. Publisher's quarter cloth bindings with gilt titles over decorative paper boards. Top edges gilt. Most with glassine dust jackets. Some toning to spines. Some wear to dust jackets. Very good. [and:] [Limited Editions Club]. Bruce Rogers, designer. SIGNED/LIMITED. William Shakespeare. The Poems of William Shakespeare in Two Volumes. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1941. Edition limited to 1,500 copies of which this is number 511. Signed by the designer on the limitation page. Complete in two large quarto volumes. Publisher's quarter cloth bindings with gilt titles over decorative paper boards. Glassine dust jackets and custom slipcase. Top edges gilt. Some wear to dust jackets and slipcase. Some toning to spines, else very good. From the library of John Carrol Collins.


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    September, 2014
    11th Thursday
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