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The Resource The merchant of Venice : the text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions, edited and amended where obscure by Herbert Farjeon ; illustrated from water-colors by René ben Sussan

The merchant of Venice : the text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions, edited and amended where obscure by Herbert Farjeon ; illustrated from water-colors by René ben Sussan

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The merchant of Venice : the text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions
Title
The merchant of Venice
Title remainder
the text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions
Statement of responsibility
edited and amended where obscure by Herbert Farjeon ; illustrated from water-colors by René ben Sussan
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Binder
Book designer
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
RPB
Citation location within source
no. 118.21
Citation source
Limited Editions Club. Bibliography, 1929-1985
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/ed
ZK39-gZ6UhE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The comedies, histories & tragedies of William Shakespeare
Series volume
[v. 5]
Label
The merchant of Venice : the text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions, edited and amended where obscure by Herbert Farjeon ; illustrated from water-colors by René ben Sussan
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Note
  • Half title
  • Watercolors printed with two colors in collotype by Georges Duval, Paris, and three colors in lithography by Mourlot Frères, Paris, and hand-colored by Maurice Beaufumé, Paris
  • Set in monotype Shakespeare (designed by B. Rogers and based on the Janson type face); Worthy special paper
  • "This edition of The Merchant of Venice is one of the thirty-seven volumes of The Plays of William Shakespeare published for subscribers by The Limited Editions Club of New York. It was designed by Bruce Rogers and printed at the press of A. Colish, New York. The illustrations are from water-colors by René ben Sussan of France. The edition consists of nineteen hundred and fifty copies, of which this is number 1782"--Colophon.
  • Bound by Russell-Rutter Company, New York, in quarter natural buckram, gold-stamped, the boards being covered with paper printed in four colors from a pattern redrawn by B. Rogers after a wall-painting in the house at Oxford occupied by John Davenant from 1592 to 1614, where Shakespeare is known to have visited, gilt top edge
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
33 cm.
Extent
91 p., [6] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)RIBG93-B24721
  • (OCoLC)ocn369447725
Label
The merchant of Venice : the text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions, edited and amended where obscure by Herbert Farjeon ; illustrated from water-colors by René ben Sussan
Publication
Note
  • Half title
  • Watercolors printed with two colors in collotype by Georges Duval, Paris, and three colors in lithography by Mourlot Frères, Paris, and hand-colored by Maurice Beaufumé, Paris
  • Set in monotype Shakespeare (designed by B. Rogers and based on the Janson type face); Worthy special paper
  • "This edition of The Merchant of Venice is one of the thirty-seven volumes of The Plays of William Shakespeare published for subscribers by The Limited Editions Club of New York. It was designed by Bruce Rogers and printed at the press of A. Colish, New York. The illustrations are from water-colors by René ben Sussan of France. The edition consists of nineteen hundred and fifty copies, of which this is number 1782"--Colophon.
  • Bound by Russell-Rutter Company, New York, in quarter natural buckram, gold-stamped, the boards being covered with paper printed in four colors from a pattern redrawn by B. Rogers after a wall-painting in the house at Oxford occupied by John Davenant from 1592 to 1614, where Shakespeare is known to have visited, gilt top edge
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
33 cm.
Extent
91 p., [6] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)RIBG93-B24721
  • (OCoLC)ocn369447725

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