A Complete Set of Howard Pyles Arthurian Tales; In Lovely Full Leather Bindings
The Story of King Arthur and His Knights, The Story of the Champions of the Round Table, The Story of Sir Launcelot and His Companions, The Story of the Grail and the Passing of Arthur.
Item Number: 3593
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1903-1910..
First editions of each volume. Octavo, uniformly bound in full burgundy morocco. Covers ruled in gilt, spines tooled and gilt titles, five raised bands, top edge gilt. Each volume has the original cloth bound in at rear. Housed in a custom cloth slipcase. Written and illustrated by Howard Pyle.
The Story of King Arthur and His Knights first appeared in St. Nicholas Magazine in 1902-1903. Howard Pyles tales and illustrations were and remain very popular and widely printed.