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Undercover Books

The Works of William Shakespeare in Six Volumes


London: Edward Moxon 1857. Printed by Robson, Levey and Frankly's, Great New Street and Fetter Lane. A handsome set of the Dyce editied Shakespeare in fine, full calf binding with marbled text block and end papers. The bookplate of James W Arbuthnot is present in each volume and there is a dedication, as pictured, in volume one only. A Fine set with foxing confined to prelims and end papers only, suggesting marbled paper reaction.