Description

    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.


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 251

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $852,131