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    One of 500 Copies Signed by Arthur Rackham

    [Arthur Rackham, illustrator]. Sir Thomas Malory. The Romance of King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table. Abridged from Malory's Morte D'Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard. London: Macmillan and Co., 1917. First edition, one of 500 copies signed by Rackham ("421") . Quarto. xxiv, 509, [1, blank] pages. Illustrated with seventy black-and-white illustrations. With signed limitation page and sixteen full-color mounted plates (with captioned tissue guards) inserted throughout. Publisher's full vellum, front board and spine decoratively stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Vellum mottled and rubbed, with a few scratches to the rear board, overopened in a few places, endleaves foxed, some foxing to text and page-mounts, some dampstaining to last few leaves and rear endleaves, tissue-guard facing page 486 is loose. Still, a very good copy.
    Latimore and Haskell, p. 47.


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