OUTLINES OF THE LIFE OF SHAKESPEARE
Published by Longmans, Green, and Co, London (1883) Longmans, Green, and Co, London, 1883. Hard Cover. Thick Octavo. Third edition. 736pp. Illustrated. Bound in brown buckram with gilt spine lettering, embossed on cover with Masons Science College arms. Marbling on inside front and back pages, also on page edges. One of the most extensive works of the life of Shakespeare interpreted through many historical notes, fragments of letters, and other biographies written about the author (the first from 1709).
Front cover spine cracked, back board come away. Pages bound tight, with a little browning and spotting, inscription on inner front-piece.