Shakespeare's Birthplace

Book title: Characteristics of women, moral, political, and historical, v.1

Jameson, Mrs. Anna.

Characteristics of Women, moral, poetical, and historical. With fifty vignette etchings. Second edition, corrected and enlarged. London, Saunders and Otley, 1833.

2 vols., crown 8vo, full contemporary calf, gilt panels on sides, gilt edges, enclosed in a morocco slip case.

Under the gilt of the fore-edges of each is an attractive painting done in great detail. That on volume I is of Shakespeare's birthplace, while on volume II is one of Anne Hathaway's cottage.


Fore-edge/fanned to the right