Le Morte D'Arthur.
The Book of King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table.London: Philip Lee Warner publisher to the Medici Society Ltd, 1920 Stock Code: 147996
First trade edition with Flint's illustrations, following the four-volume privately printed edition of 1910-1911. Uncommon in the dust jackets.
2 volumes, quarto. Original green cloth, spines lettered in gilt, front covers elaborately blocked in gilt. With dust jacket.
Title pages printed in blue and black, 36 coloured plates including frontispieces.
Ownership signature of A. Ratcliffe to front pastedowns. A very good copy in the dust jackets, toned, some chipping and creasing at extremities, vol. I with light staining and small holes to rear panel, minor cockling and marking.
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