Anique Romeo and Juliet Book by Shakespeare Play, Tuck and Sons, Marchetti, Rossi, Cortazzo Painted Art

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A rare antique Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare book from about 1880. No date is given in the book. Published by Raphael Tuck and Sons. There are many painted chromolithographs by Ludovic Marchetti, Lucius Rossi and Oreste Cortazzo. It is in play form with 43 pages and text in two columns. This antique hard cover book has green and brown board with gold gilt on the cover and on the page edges. It measures close to 15" x 11.5".

Condition: Corner and edge dings and wear. Pages have at most very minor soiling or foxing, with exception of the blank back pages which have more as shown. Binding is tight.


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