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The Story of The Champions of the Round Table
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The Story of The Champions of the Round Table

by Pyle, Howard

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1996
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Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1996. Hardcover. Near fine. Full black leather, spines in 4 compartments with raised bands and blocked in red and gilt. The upper boards are likewise blocked in red and gilt. Moiré endpapers and ribbon markers. All edges gilt. With black and white illustrations by Howard Pyle. A fine copy. Pyle's quintessential treatment… Read more about this item
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Arthurian Tetrology: The Story of King Arthur; The Story of The Champions; The Story of Sir Launcelot; The Holy Grail
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Arthurian Tetrology: The Story of King Arthur; The Story of The Champions; The Story of Sir Launcelot; The Holy Grail

by Pyle, Howard

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Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press. Hardcover. Near fine. Four 4to volumes, all in full black leather, spines in 4 compartments with raised bands and blocked in red and gilt. The upper boards are likewise blocked in red and gilt. Moiré endpapers and ribbon markers. All edges gilt. With black and white illustrations by Howard Pyle. Volumes 1, 2,… Read more about this item
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Idylls of the King
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Idylls of the King

by Tennyson, Alfred Lord

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1904
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London: Macmillan & Co., Limited, 1904. Hardcover. Very good. 12mo. 421pp. Finely bound in full green morocco. The spine is in three compartments with raised bands, intricately gilt with titles in the first and last compartments and a floral design in the center. The boards have a rectangular tan leather only tool with gilt squares and dots, and… Read more about this item
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The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest)
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The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest)

by Guest, Lady Charlotte

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Published
1877
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Very good
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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1877. Very good. Hardcover. 4to. Red leather spine, gilt; marbled paper boards; chocolate colored endpapers, top edge gilt. xx,504pp. Engraved vignettes. Light wear to the board edges, occasional light foxing, else a very good copy with the leather spine in near fine conditon. The second edition of Lady Charlotte Guest's translation from the… Read more about this item
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The Boy's King Arthur
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The Boy's King Arthur

by Malory, Sir Thomas; Sidney Lanier

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Used - Hardcover
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First Wyeth edition
Published
1917
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Very good
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1917. First Wyeth edition. Very good. Hardcover. 4to. 321pp. Black cloth with a full color paste-on to the upper board. Pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt. Complete with 14 full page full color plates by N. C. Wyeth, in addition to the full color frontispiece. Spine sunned and light wear to the corners and… Read more about this item
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The Witch in the Wood
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The Witch in the Wood

by White, T. H.

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Used - Fine
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Very good
Edition
First US edition
Published
1939
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Hardcover
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1939. First US edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Blue cloth, gilt. Top edge red. A fine copy. The dustwrapper has some repair at the spine tips, noticeable along the top of the spine and affecting the letters of "THE", but still presents a near fine, bright appearance. Second book in White's Arthurian… Read more about this item
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Sir Gawain & The Green Knight
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Sir Gawain & The Green Knight

by Tolkien, J. R. R., and E. V. Gordon

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First edition
Published
1925
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Hardcover
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Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 8vo. xxvii, (1), 211,(1)pp. Green cloth, gilt spine title and gilt rule and device on the upper board. Glossary, Index. Corners and spine tips with light wear, else this is a very good copy. It is remarkable free from underlining or notes so often seen in this… Read more about this item
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Book of the Three Dragons

Book of the Three Dragons

by Morris, Kenneth

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Used
Edition
First edition
Published
1930
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New York: Longman's, Green & Co, 1930. First edition. 4to. Publisher's dark green cloth with three gilt dragons on upper board, Illustrated endpapers. Full page black and white illustrations by Ferdinand Hustzi Hovrath, Stated first edition.A near fine copy with only light wear and a small spot on the foredge. The dustwrapper is present. It is a little rough… Read more about this item
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The History of the Tournament in England and in France
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The History of the Tournament in England and in France

by Cripps-Day, Francis

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Edition
First edition
Published
1918
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Hardcover
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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1918. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 4to. 140, cxviii pp. Illustrated, Index. Full vellum binding, black printed title on spine. The boards yawning a bit else a fine copy. Inscribed to the Dean of Windsor by the author. Cripps-Day (1855-1941) specialized in the study of medieval European arms and armor. He is known for… Read more about this item
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Morte D'Arthur
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Morte D'Arthur

by Tennyson, Alfred Lord

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Used - Very good
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Good
Published
1912
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Hardcover
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1912. Hardcover. Very good/Good. Thin folio. (24) pp. Vellum-paper printed in red over boards. Exquisitely illuminated on every page in full color and gilt by Alberto Sangorski. The edges are worn, inner hinges cracked and vellum lightly stained with age, else this is a very good copy. The scarce dustwrapper is present.… Read more about this item
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The Life of King Arthur: From Ancient Historians and Authentic Documents
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The Life of King Arthur: From Ancient Historians and Authentic Documents

by Ritson, Joseph

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Edition
First edition
Published
1825
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Hardcover
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London: Payne and Foss, 1825. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 12mo. xliii, 172pp. Half title present. Contemporary half leather, spine tooled in gilt, marbled boards and endpapers. The upper board has been neatly but noticeably mended, the last three leaves are lightly foxed, and there is some underlining in test else this is a very good copy. … Read more about this item
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Arthurian Tetrology: The Quest of Merlin, The Marriage of Guenevere; The Birth of Galahad; and Teliesin
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Arthurian Tetrology: The Quest of Merlin, The Marriage of Guenevere; The Birth of Galahad; and Teliesin

by Hovey, Richard

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Published
1900
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Hardcover
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Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1900. Hardcover. Very good. Four volumes, 12mo. Vellum spines, gilt; drab paper over boards. Dramas or Masques. Based on the printing dates and list of titles facing the title pages, Merlin is the first separate printing, revised from the version first published in 1891 in Launcelot and Guenevere. (BAL 9386) Guenevere was similarly… Read more about this item
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The Birth of Galahad
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The Birth of Galahad

by Hovey, Richard

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1900
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Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1900. Hardcover. Very good. 12mo. Vellum spine, gilt; drab paper over boards. A Romantic Drama. A very good copy showing only light wear. First published in 1898, this is the second printing. BAL 9387. .
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The Boy's King Arthur, Being Sir Thomas Malry's History of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table
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The Boy's King Arthur, Being Sir Thomas Malry's History of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table

by Lanier, Sidney (Thomas Malory)

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Edition
First edition
Published
1880
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1880. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. xlv,(3),403,(1)pp followed by 4pp publisher's catalogue. Original green silk-finish cloth, blocked in black ad gilt on the spine and upper board. Dark green coated endpapers. Twelve illustrations by Alfred Kappes. The front free endpaper gutter is glued into the hinge, else this is a superb copy with… Read more about this item
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The Life of Merlin, Sirnamed Ambrosius. His Prophecies, and Predictions Interpreted; and Their Truth Made Good By Our English Annals. ..
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The Life of Merlin, Sirnamed Ambrosius. His Prophecies, and Predictions Interpreted; and Their Truth Made Good By Our English Annals. ..

by Heywood, Thomas

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Edition
First edition
Published
1641
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Hardcover
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London: J. Okes (Oakes), 1641. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Small 4to. (70)376pp. Early or contemporary binding of full calf. Spine in five compartments with raised bands. Compartments with blind tooled flowers, possibly Tudor roses. Gilt title and gilt rules at head and tail of the spine. Boards tooled with simple gilt borders and blind decorative rolls. Frontispiece of… Read more about this item
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The Noble Knight Paris & the Fair Vienne
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The Noble Knight Paris & the Fair Vienne

by (Allen Press)

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Edition
Limited edition
Published
1956
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Hardcover
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Kentfield, CA: The Allen Press, 1956. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. 4to. (43) leaves. Invicta parchment spine titled in silver; cream-colored paper over boards with engravings of light blue along a margin. Each page with marginal wood engravings colored by hand. A superb copy. Housed in the original matching slipcase. Allen Press Bibliography, No. 18. An excellent… Read more about this item
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The Works of John Hookham Frere In Verse and Prose Now First Collected ...
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The Works of John Hookham Frere In Verse and Prose Now First Collected ...

by Frere, John Hookham

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Edition
First edition
Published
1872
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Hardcover
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London: Basil Montagu Pickering, 1872. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Two volumes, large 8vo. ccxcv,(1), 321,)(1); 495,(1)pp. Half polished calf. Spines in six compartments, with raised bands, tooled in gilt and with black leather lettering labels,m gilt. Marbles boards, edges, and endpapers in a non-pareil pattern. Engraved frontispieces. Lengthy memoir by nephews W. E. and Sir Bartle Frere.… Read more about this item
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Die Sagen von Merlin
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Die Sagen von Merlin

by (Merlin)

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Published
1853
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Hardcover
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Halle: Verlag der Buchhandlung der Baisenhauses, 1853. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. 351,(1) pp. Blue cloth blocked in gilt, floral endpapers. Trace of wear and darkening of spine, light foxing, else this is a very good copy. With the stamp of the Klinisch-Therapeutisches Institut in Arlesheim on the obverse and reverse of the front free endpaper. Scarce title… Read more about this item
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Morte D'Arthur
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Morte D'Arthur

by (Binding) Tennyson, Alfred Lord; Alberto Sangorski

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Published
1937
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Hardcover
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Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1937. Hardcover. Fine. 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… Read more about this item
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Aucassin and Nicolete
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Aucassin and Nicolete

by Lang, Andrew, transl

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Used - Near fine
Edition
Limited edition
Published
1887
Binding
Stiff card wraps
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London: Davud Nutt, 1887. Limited edition. Stiff card wraps. Near fine. 8vo. xx, 70 pp. Printed in black and red. Two engravings of the title persons. Stiff plain boards covered with a dustwrapper. Trace of soil to the wrapper but essentially a fine copy. With the engraved bookplate of Charles B, Foote, and a Blackwells bookseller ticket. … Read more about this item
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