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The Illustrated Shakespeare Birthday Book (1887)

£14.99

Product description

The Illustrated Shakespeare Birthday Book is a beautiful book, published in 1887 by John Walker & Co. This particular copy belonged to R.J. Brocklehurst - a renowned physiologist who worked at Bristol University. This book was given to him by his mother for Christmas 1909 when he was just 10 years old.

The beautiful book has been used and birthdays of many of Brocklehurst's family and friends can be seen throughout. Brocklehurst (who died in 1995) appears to have used this lovely book throughout his lifetime, adding birthdays as he met new people. His ex libris can be found on the front endpaper.

Good condition considering age - some considerable wear to exterior leather shell (see photos). Internally good.

A splendid insight into the personal life of a highly intelligent and successful academic.

Item details

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
John Walker & Co

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

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About this item

The Illustrated Shakespeare Birthday Book is a beautiful book, published in 1887 by John Walker & Co. This particular copy belonged to R.J. Brocklehurst - a renowned physiologist who worked at Bristol University. This book was given to him by his mother for Christmas 1909 when he was just 10 years old.

The beautiful book has been used and birthdays of many of Brocklehurst's family and friends can be seen throughout. Brocklehurst (who died in 1995) appears to have used this lovely book throughout his lifetime, adding birthdays as he met new people. His ex libris can be found on the front endpaper.

Good condition considering age - some considerable wear to exterior leather shell (see photos). Internally good.

A splendid insight into the personal life of a highly intelligent and successful academic.

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
John Walker & Co

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