By: [THOMSON, HUGH (binding design and illustrator)]; SHERIDAN, R. B. (RICHARD BRINSLEY)
London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1911
Seller ID: 3005
Quarto (10¾” x 8 ”). pp. , 195, . IN THE ORIGINAL BOX AND GLASSINE WRAPPER.
Unsigned Hugh Thomson binding design in gold on pale purple cloth with the central titles surrounded by a laurel wreath, which is in turn surrounded by a dozen fans of varying sizes, connected to one another with laurel swags; at the foot of the design are the primary characters of the play facing each other: Charles Surface and Maria facing Lady Sneerwell and Joseph Surface; design border of curled ribbons and fans; t.e.g.The original box repeats the cover design in brown.
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