Retold by E. Nesbit.
Title TWENTY BEAUTIFUL STORIES FROM SHAKESPEARER: A HOME STUDY COURSE Being a Choice Collection from the World's Greatest Classic Writer: Wm. Shakespeare
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Chicago: The John A. Hertel Co., 1907.
Seller ID 31
Sm. 4to. 317 pages. Limp brown leather, titles stamped in bright gilt. Tooled border front and back covers and embossed designs on spine. All edges gilt. Leather cover is scuffed, worn at spine edges. Marbled endpapers. Color frontispiece of Shakespeare. Decorative lavender borders around each page of text. Book includes 8 color illustrations (including frontis) and over 75 black and white illustrations. One color plate is loose but laid in. Interestingly, in almost all of the illustrations, the characters from Shakespeare are depicted as children.