A Man and a Brother [Broadside with quote from Shakespeare[. Nelson Mandela.

A Man and a Brother [Broadside with quote from Shakespeare[

Oldham, England: Incline Press, 2015. The introduction printed on this broadside for the Shakespearean quote states that political prisoners in South Africa's Robben Island jail were permitted to keep their personal bibles in their cells. One prisoner disguised a copy of the works of Shakespeare, which he shard with other inmatesl Thirty three of them marked and signed a passage of particular significance. Nelson Mandela chose the lines from Julius Caesar printed on the broadside: "Cowards die many times before their deaths: The valiant never taste of death but once...." Letterpress printed in black and orange on beautiful paper. In fine condition. 8 x 10 1/2 inches. PRI/072015. Fine.

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