1919 Rare First Illustrated Edition by Lancelot Speed - King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table.
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Title: King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.
Publisher: Philadelphia, George W. Jacobs & Company, 1919. First Illustrated Edition by Lancelot Speed.
Language: Text in English.
Size: 7.5" X 6".
Pages: xv-360 pages.
Binding: Attractive and good original decorated full-cloth binding (hinges fine, overall slightly scuffed, soiled and worn - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content: Very good content (bright, tight and clean, some light foxing or staining - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the wonderful nineteen full-page color and black and white illustrations by Lancelot Speed.
The book: A nice First Illustrated Edition by Lancelot Speed of KING ARTHUR AND THE KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE, this anthology offers readers a mesmerizing journey into the world of Arthurian legends. This particular edition, adorned with intricate decorations and exquisite illustrations by Lancelot Speed, is a testament to the timeless allure of King Arthur's tales and the artistry that accompanies them.
The author: (Editor) Rupert S. Holland was a notable editor and writer, known for his contributions to literature. His editorial prowess shines through in this edition, ensuring that the tales are presented in a manner that captures their essence and allure.
The illustrator: Lancelot Speed (13 June 1860 – 31 December 1931) was an accomplished British illustrator known for his ability to bring stories to life through his art. His illustrations for this edition of "King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table" capture the magic and wonder of the tales, offering readers a visual journey through the world of Camelot and its legendary inhabitants.
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