The Dyce Edition of the Works of Beaumont and Fletcher
BEAUMONT, Francis, and John Fletcher. The Works of Beaumont & Fletcher; The Text Formed from a New Collation of the Early Editions. With Notes and a Biographical Memoir by the Rev. Alexander Dyce. In Eleven Volumes. London: Edward Moxon, 1843-1846.
First edition edited by the Rev. Alexander Dyce. Eleven octavo volumes (8 1/2 x 5 7/16 inches; 216 x 138 mm.). Engraved frontispiece portrait of Beaumont by H. Robinson in Volume I, and engraved frontispiece portrait of Fletcher by H. Robinson in Volume II.
Bound ca. 1900 by Zaehnsdorf (stamp-signed on the verso of the front free endpaper) in three-quarter brown crushed levant morocco, decoratively ruled in gilt, over marbled boards. Spines decoratively tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments with five raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Armorial bookplate of Gervase Beckett on front pastedown of each volume. A fine set of the best collected edition of Beaumont and Fletcher. Item #00338
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