MACKENZIE [Thomas] (illustrator). Christine CHAUNDLER (author). Arthur And His Knights. London, Nisbet & Co. Ltd. .
Royal 8vo.; publisher's mid-green cloth pictorially blocked in darker green, black and white to upper cover and spine, handsome double-page pictorial endpapers by Mackenzie printed in grey; pp. [iv], v-vii + [i], -311 + [i]; with title printed in red and black, coloured frontispiece mounted-at-large on bluish stock within blind-stamped panel and 7 additional, and exquisite, coloured plates printed in jewel-like colours, all similarly tipped in and captioned on the mount; a very good copy of an increasingly scarce book with light overall dusting, some fading to the spine, and tiny closed splits to heel; internally generally very clean and fresh with occasional fox-spots to margins and with a tiny, and neat, contemporary gift inscription, dated 1926, to front free endpaper, with all plates fine; scarce.
First edition illustrated by Thomas Mackenzie. One of the prettiest editions of this children's classic.