By: [FORD, HENRY JUSTICE (binding design, endpapers and illustrations)]; LANG, LEONORA BLANCHE ("NORA"); EVERARD, H.S.C.; LANG, ANDREW
London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1902
Seller ID: 1974
Condition: Near fine
12mo (5 ” x 7½”). pp. 384.
Signed binding design by Henry Justice Ford in gold on fine diagonally ribbed cloth of two angels on either side of a mounted knight, with a vision of the Holy Grail above. Spine with titles and a knight holding a sword and his standard; illustrated endpapers also by Ford; a.e.g. Includes color frontis., 7 additional colored plates as well as 35 full page black and white illustrations and 8 textual illustrations.
Nineteen stories from various medieval and Renaissance romances of chivalry, adapted for children.
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