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STORIES OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 1317893
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Orange cloth, black titles. 30 colour plates (including the endpapers). 240 pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Slight discolouration to top and tail of spine. Heavy foxing to contents else clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Alfred W. Pollard; D'Arthur Malory's Morte. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2131378
Published by Easton Press. 2011. Fine condition.

Large format. Cream leather with raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition, to 400 copies. Adapted by Pollard. Mohawk Superfine eggshell finish paper especially milled by Mohawk Fine Papers, Cohoes, New York. Cowhide leather imported from Italy by Cortina Leathers of New York. Lithography by Falcon Press, Nashville, Tennessee. Custom binding by Kingsport Book, Church Hill, Tennessee. This Easton Press edition reproduces the contents of the original as first published in 19717 by MacMillan and Company, Limited, London. Contains 16 colour plates and other b/w illustrations and plates. All edges gilt. A stunning book. Heavy! This is Copy No. 5, stated on first title page and to original certificate, which is still present and inserted loosely at front. All plates are present and in fine condition. Contained in original clip case which is in slightly better than very good condition; a few small marks. An absolutely stunning edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2130803
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1941. Very good condition.

Pictorial colour boards with peach spine. 16 colour plates. 128 pages. Spine is bumped and grubby. Bumping to corners. Small name to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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THE SWORD IN THE STONE
Written by T.H. Whitehead.
Stock no. 1407090
Published by Collins. 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A fantasy of England before Arthur was King. Mottled green boards with gilt title to spine. 286 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some browning to top of boards. Joints beginning to crack. Some foxing to page edges. Top edge dusty. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed. Clear cover which is a little grubby is stuck to wrapper. Wrapper is a little too small for book.

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ARTHUR HIGH KING OF BRITAIN
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1407071
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 143 pages. ISBN: 1862052301. Bumping to spine and corners. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge rubbed. Some light scratch marks to rear panel. Remains of a label to bottom of front panel.

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THE DEATH OF KING ARTHUR
No author listed. Illustrated by Catherine Donaldson.
Stock no. 1506498
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Being the Twenty-first Book of Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of his noble Knights of the Round Table. White paper spine with gilt titles, blue paper boards. Limited edition of 525 copies printed on Whatman Handmade Paper. Illustrated with wood engravings. 51 pages. 9.5 x 6". Top edge cut, others uncut. Minimal bumping to spine, corners and cover edges. Light browning to some cover edges. Contents clean. Dustwrapper has loss from top edge of rear panel and spine. Browned, edge worn and chipped.

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ARTHUR HIGH KING OF BRITAIN
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2121575
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 143 pages. ISBN: 1862052301. Bumping along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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THE STORY OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 1315218
Published by Barnes & Noble Inc.. 1st thus 2011. Very good condition.

Red boards with silver titles and black silhouette illustrations. Colour illustrations. 437 pages, all edges silver. ISBN: 9781435133464. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. A couple of tiny dents to cover edges and a small scratched patch to rear cover. Contents fine.

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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ARTHURIAN LEGENDS
Written by Ronan Coghlan.
Stock no. 2118526
Published by Claremont Books. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1854718223. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE STORY OF THE CHAMPIONS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 1504633
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st UK 1905. Slightly better than good condition.

Contains The Story of Lancelot, The Book of Sir Tristram parts I, II and III and The Book of Sir Percival. Grey cloth, large vignette of man with sword and shield to front with orange titles, decoration and titles to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 328pp. 9.5 x 7". Spine bumped with nicks to cloth at base.Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby with browning to spine and rear cover. Front joint and a few hinges cracked. First gathering pulled. Light brown stain to bottom inside corner of last few pages and pastedown. Endpapers grubby. Contents generally clean.

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SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2115805
Published by Walker Books. 1st thus 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

An extraordinary adventure of King Arthur's greatest knight. Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1844287300. Light edge-wear to covers.

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ARTHUR AT THE CROSSING-PLACES
Written by Kevin Crossley-Holland.
Stock no. 1710331
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second volume in the Arthur Trilogy following The Seeing Stone. It is 1200, and young Arthur de Caldicot is all set to accompany Lord Stephen de Holt on the Fourth Crusade... Green boards, gilt title to spine. Green on yellow maps to endpapers. 367 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 1858813980. SIGNED by author. Wrapper spine lightly faded.

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