The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. Sir Thomas Malory, Arthur Rackham.
The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table

The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table

New York: Macmillan and Co., 1917. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Item #20725

4to. 517pp. Illustrated with 16 full page illustrations by Arthur Rackham. One of 250 numbered copies; this is number 240.


Finely bound in full crimson morocco, the upper board inlaid with a black morocco base bearing a representation of the sword in the stone in gilt and silver leaf, with a black leather onlay, the whole embellished with 8 emeralds, 10 citrines, 13 red corals and 2 star sapphires for a total of 33 jewels. Gilt titles. Protected in a morocco backed clamshell case. Ownership inscription on a preliminary blank else a fine copy in a fine artist binding.

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Price: $5,000.00

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