Shakespeare, William - Romeo and Juliet - With Illustrations by Oliver Messel - 1936

Description
Shakespeare, William - Romeo and Juliet - With Illustrations by Oliver Messel - 1936
Art, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Signed - Book

Purple cloth binding - in very good condition. Dust jacket: Original and unclipped, one small tear at bottom of front cover. Slight wear at edges.
Spine is discoloured. The pages are clear without notes, marks or bookplates. Many illustrations and tipped-in colour plates. No foxing.
Interesting for film buffs, this book is illustrated with Oliver Messel's sketched designs from the 1936 Hollywood film starring Norma Shearer (see the signature on photo) and Leslie Howard, directed by Georg Cukor.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Shakespeare, William
Book Title
Romeo and Juliet - With Illustrations by Oliver Messel
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1936
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
B.T.Batsford Ltd. - London
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Signed
Number of pages
96
Dimensions
28×21 cm
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