New York City: Limited Editions Club, 1959. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine / Slipcase. Item #004776
Gorgeous Limited Edition, #3 in the Twenty-Eigth Series produced for the Limited Editions Club., this being #1424 of 1500 copies printed for the LEC by Peter Bielenson at Mount Vernon, NY. Large 4to, 649pp. Original 1/2 blue & white decorated textured cloth covered boards with the other half in textured solid blue with medieval weapons blind-stamped. Titles stamped in gilt in shield motif on spine. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Equally attractive publisher's slipcase has perhaps a hint of toning but no discernible flaws. Signed by illustrator, Henry, C. Pitz on special limitation page in the rear of the book. Original, toned, protective cellophane included. A simply gorgeous collectable copy at a great price.