Le Morte DArthur: The Story of King Arthur and of His Noble Knights of the Round Table

By: Malory, Sir Thomas

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's navy blue cloth over printed boards, gilt lettering on spine. Generously illustrated with B&W woodcuts by Robert Gibbings. This edition was originally created for the members of the Limited Editions Club by the Golden Cockerel Press in London. Gibbings designed nearly one hundred wood blocks to create engravings on the title page, as head and tailpieces, and decoration on every page. The type used is Perpetua, designed by Eric Gill. Sandglass (No.x:19) laid in.. The volume is in almost perfect condition, showing only slight shelf-wear, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The blue slipcase is separating at the seams. NEAR FINE. . B&W Woodcuts. 4to 11" - 13" tall. viii, 757 pp

Title: Le Morte DArthur: The Story of King Arthur and of His Noble Knights of the Round Table

Author Name: Malory, Sir Thomas

Illustrator: Illustrated by Robert Gibbings

Categories: Illustrated Books, King Arthur, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books,

Edition: Limited Edition. 1

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1955

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 26775

Keywords: History King Arthur Arthur Britain Matter Of Britain Knights Of The Round Table Malory Heritage Press