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The Boy's King Arthur

by Lanier, Sidney

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Blue cloth boards with gilt titles on spine, 8vo, 321 pages, illustrated in color by N.C. Wyeth throughout; boards are worn, wear concentrated to spine, gilt dulled, lightly dust soiled, pages unmarked, binding sound, illustrations crisp. Sir Thomas Malory's history of King Arthur and his knights of the round table, edited for boys by Sidney Lanier and illustrated by iconic children's book artist N.C. Wyeth.
  • Bookseller: Crooked House Books & Paper US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: CS00652
  • Title: The Boy's King Arthur
  • Author: Lanier, Sidney
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1952
  • Keywords: N.C. WYETH KINGS QUEENS IMAGINATION BED TIME STORIES YOUNG ADULT CHILDREN KNIGHTS VINTAGE


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