Item #23530 Morte D'Arthur. Binding, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Alberto Sangorski.
Morte D'Arthur
Morte D'Arthur

Morte D'Arthur

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1937. Hardcover. Fine. Item #23530

Thin 4to. Title and 22 illuminated leaves in gold and color, by Alberto Sangorski. Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in full maroon morocco. Spine in 5 uneven compartment wirh raise bands, gilt, and with gilt title and a depiction of Excalibur. Distinctive Cockerel marbled paper is inset into the upper and lower boards, which are tooled with blind rules. The upper board features a gilt 'A' bearing a crown. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpaper, with the stamp of Sangorski and Sutcliffe on the bottom margin of the inside upper board. A fine copy. In publisher's simple card slipcase showing wear the the folds and edges.


With the Rockwell Kent designed bookplate of John Whiting Friel and Helen Otillie Friel.

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Price: $1,500.00