New York: Simon & Schuster, 1927. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. 4to. 265pp. Black cloth with gilt titles and vignettes on the spine and upper board. Illustrated, with some illustrations tipped-in. Neat pencil ownership name. A fine copy. The scarce dustwrapper has a nick at the font upper corner and some roughness at the folds and edges but is still presentable.
Includes a "Key to the Dates of Works by Beardsley" based on his style.
Chapter V is largely devoted to the creation of the Morte d'Arthur, his first major work. Two of the illustrations are from the Morte d'Arthur.
. Fine / Very good. Item #20698