National Geographic : 1925 Mar
"Who could • resist this priceless book!" UpRICELESS because the genius of Shakespeare is priceless. '1'0 have all his Inarvelous "vorks in this one convenient vohllne is indeed a rare opportunity. It really did not seenl possible, but I have found it all and lllore than represented." This is typical of the enthusiastic comments this remarkable volume has prompted. \Vhe:m the first copies were imported from England, a veritable sensation was created. Never before had such a book been seen. Scarcely an inch thick, it contains 1,352 pages-the complete works of Shakcspeare! In this one superb volume-the full glory of Shakespeare's immortal genius Every play, e\'ery poem, e\'ery sonnet in this single volume-word for word as they appear in the authentic First Folio in the Bodleian Library at Oxford University. Printed in lm'ge, elen)" typ~ on genuine Oxford India paper-the marvel of modern paper-making, so finely woven as to be almost without weight, yet far stronger than ordi- nary paper, white and opaque. Dc Lnxe hinding; richly grained, limp, maroon ('overs, gold intaglio title on front ('on'!" and back- strap. Full gold edged pages with thumb index of titles. A \'olume of sumptuous beauty, the supreme <l('hie\'elllent of the famous Oxford Uni- \'ersity Press-not to be confw;ed with inferior imitations. Yet the price is incredibly low for the complete works of Shakespeare in such luxurious, 'ingle- \'olume form. Will you examine it, Free? Only a personal examination can do jus- tice to this ama:-. ing masterpiece of printing craft. May we send it to you to inspect and enjoy for a full week; without ('ost or ob- ligation? Simply mail the coupon. But promptly, for importations from England are limited. THE PLYMOUTH PUBLISHING CO. Dept. 73 7 West 42nd Street, New York City. , / / / THE / PLYMOUTH ~/ PUBLISHING CO •• , Dept. 73, ~ 7 West 42nd Street, ; New York. N. Y. ; w~~~ ~a~r~~n~~~l~~ti~~ / the Oxford Edition of Shake- ; speare's Complete Works in one , volume. printed in bold-face type , th~r ifersu~~~ l~tfh~a~e~st ~~~dae'i-f~1 , books ever made, I will remit $5.45 in full i payment within one week. If I do not ~ ~ agree, I will return the book at your expense. , ,/ Xame ............•.................... ,. , / Address . , /' City State . , 0 Mark X here if you prefer your book bound in beautiful Persian ~ Morocco. Add $1.50 to the price. Same approval pl"ivilege.