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    Rarest Edition of Beardsley's Arthur

    [Aubrey Beardsley]. Thomas Malory. Le Morte D'Arthur. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1927.

    Limited edition, number 155 of 300 copies on handmade paper. Three octavo volumes. 290; 664; 990 pages.

    Publisher's vellum bevelled-edge boards, with Beardsley's design stamped in gilt on front cover. Plain white endpapers, top edges gilt, others uncut. Covers very slightly bowed, as usual. Glue remnants from contemporary bookplate on front pastedown. Mild toning to pages with offsetting from plates. Scattered foxing. Hinges tender. Beardsley's wonderful plates and designs throughout. A exceptionally designed set in very good condition.


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    April, 2011
    7th-9th Thursday-Saturday
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