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[Binding, Fine- Frank Garrett] The Sonnets of Shakespeare.

Birmingham and London: G. Napier for Birmingham Guild of Handicraft, 1895.

Superbly bound by Frank Garrett (signed in rear dentelle) in tan crushed morocco in a pleasing Arts and Craft style with ornate leaf, vine and blossom pattern featuring tudor roses, on both covers and spine, with onlaid green ringlets also appearing on dentelles. A similar binding was exhibited by the Guild of Handicraft in the A&CES exhibition in 1903, and was featured in the 1909 Yearbook of "The Studio". Some rubbing to edges, spotting to covers, and front upper corner bumped; inlaid green dots on spine faded to brown. Scarce.

Price: $1,850.00 Item #3590
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