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Dramatic Monologues. Selected and introduced by A. S. Byatt, illustrated by Richard Shirley Smith. London: The Folio Society, 1991., 1991

 Item — Volume: Moss no. 123
Call Number: MSS 17 , Series II

Scope and Contents

Typeset in 10-point monotype Bodoni with Modern 20 for display by Gloucester Typesetting, printed in red-brown and black by Butler and Tanner. Shirley Smith's illustrations consist of a drawn frontispiece and thirty-two drawn cartouches and vignettes (15 used twice, one used thrice, and one used four times)–all printed in red-brown. Bound by Butler and Tanner in quarter dark red cloth, white paper boards over-printed with a pattern in pink and brown by Shirley Smith. Pale brown slip case. [There was a second printing in 1992.]

A record for this item is also available in the Yale University Library Catalog.


  • 1991


Physical Description

Pp. [i-v] vii-xxxi [xxxii] 1-310 [311-312] ; 228 x 160 mm

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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