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1 SIDGWICK, Frank BULLEN, A. H.) BAER, Ann (intro.) Frank Sidgwick's Diary and other material relating to A. H. Bullen and the Shakespeare Head Press at Stratford-Upon-Avon. in dj.
Shakespeare Head Press by Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1975, 
SIDGWICK, Frank. Frank Sidgwick's Diary and other material relating to A. H. Bullen and the Shakespeare Head Press at Stratford-Upon-Avon ; introduction by Ann Baer, daughter of Frank Sidgwick. Oxford: Published for the Shakespeare Head Press (at the Alden Press) by Basil Blackwell, 1975. Pp. 90 + 16 p. supplement laid into slot at rear. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt lettering to spine. Edition limited to 1000 copies (with presentation bookplate to front pastedown). "Some seventy yeras ago A. H. Bullen, scholar, editor, publisher and enthusiast of Elizabethan literature, resolved in fulfilment of a dream to set up a press in Stratford-upon-Avon to print an edition of Shakespeare's Works in his native town. To that end Bullen's young publishing partner, Frank Sidgwick, was seconded to Stratford to set up, and organize, a press and start printing the edition of Shakespeare. From 25th May 1904 to 23rd March 1905, Sidgwick kept a diary revealing his admirable versatility in many and varied activities." Contents: Ann Baer's "Introduction", Frank Sidgwick's Diary, H. F. B. Brett-Smith's "Foreword to Shakespeare's Sonnets", Paul Morgan's "Arthur Henry Bullen and the Shakespeare Head Press", numerous appendices, and "The Shakespeare Head Prospectus 1904 tucked into rear pocket. Vg in dj. 30.00

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