Title THE STORY OF THE GRAIL AND THE PASSING OF ARTHUR.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Good+
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Howard Pyle Brandywine Edition.
Publisher New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1943
Illustrator Howard Pyle. Colour frontispiece by Stanley M. Arthurs.
Seller ID 29807
258 pp, 9 1/2" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering and round colour illustration on front board. Tissue-covered colour frontispiece and note by Stanley M. Arthurs, plus numerous b&w illustrations (full page, headpieces & tailpieces) by Howard Pyle (collated). Light browning to endpapers (mainly near gutter) and on back of frontispiece, light toning in margins of pages, large soft corner crease on free rear endpaper, a few pages with a small red dye stain in top margin, tiny foxing marks and some color variation on dyed top of text block, very light browning to fore-edge and bottom of text block, area of shelf soiling on bottom of book, very small bump at bottom corner of boards, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, slight fading to spine color and gold spine lettering, minor rubbing, 1/4" closed tear at top edge of front board. Book is protected in a stiff mylar sleeve.