Item #20043 Le Morte Darthur. Sir Thomas Malory.
Le Morte Darthur
Le Morte Darthur

Le Morte Darthur

London: Philip Lee Warner for the Medici Society, 1920. Illustrated by W. Russell Flint. First trade edition. Hardcover. Very good / Very good. Item #20043

4to. Two volumes. 24 full color plates by Flint. Green cloth, gilt spine title and gilt design on the upper boards. Top edges gilt.

There is a small bump on the rear board of volume 2, and trivial traces of wear to the edges and corners, else this is a bright, near fine copy and one of the nicest we have seen. With the bookplates in each volume of Robert Turner Young.

The Russell Flint illustrated edition of Malory first appears in a limited four volume edition in 1910-1911. This is the first trade edition, in two volumes, many times reprinted. There was also a later one volume edition also many times reprints.

Price: $500.00

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