London: William Heineman, 1926. First Thus. First Rackham edition. Quarto. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark blue morocco, titles and centre tool to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, burgundy endpapers, gilt edges.
With a signed presentation inscription from the author and his wife to the half-title "To May from Edyth and Arthur Rackham Christmas 1926" alongside an original ink drawing of Ariel by the artist.
A beautiful example of Rackham's artwork capturing the haunting beauty of Shakespeare's final drama. Particularly desirable with original artwork. (Item #2344)