SHAKESPEARE, William. The Works of William Shakespeare Containing his Plays and Poems from the Text of the Editions by Charles Knight. George Bell and Sons. 1887.
8vo. In contemporary full red morocco, boards with triple gilt line panels enclosing a rich gilt border, spine richly gilt, all edges gilt. Illustrations by W. Harvey. A handsome copy.
11th Knight edition, Complete in One Volume. An attractive Complete Shakespeare.
Presentation copy given to a Mr A M Proctor by his employers Henry Potter and Charles Clarke. Potter's Herbals, the company descended from Potter & Clarke, is today the oldest manufacturer of licensed herbal medicines in the UK and in 2012 it celebrated 200 years in business.