ASIMOV'S GUIDE TO SHAKESPEARE SET by Isaac Asimov - 1970 First Ed.


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Asimov's Guide to Shakespeare Volume One & Two

by Isaac Asimov

Illustrated by Rafael Palacios

First Edition. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1970

Hardbacks are overall in VERY GOOD condition, with GOOD DJs & Slipcase.

  • Two volume set
  • Boards of both volumes are clean.  All corners are sharp.
  • Both spines are sunned with light scuffing and softened ends. (Please see photos)
  • Bindings are secure.
  • Illustrations are bright and clear.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • Text block edges of volume two show a few smudges.
  • DJs have edgewear and are age-toned on the spines. Volume two shows a bookshop sticker on spine.(Please see photos)
  • Slipcase is foxed and age-toned. Boards are scuffed throughout. 
  • VK2020.1201

6.6X9.5 inches each.

"The work gives a short guide to every Shakespeare play, as well as two epic poems. Asimov organizes the plays not in the usual way – as tragedies, comedies, and histories – but regionally, as follows: Greek, Roman, Italian, English." (Wikipedia) With illustrated maps throughout. 




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