Paul Hamlyn, January 1963. First Edition. Cloth. Used - Good / Poor. Item #220257
In jacket with considerable edgewear/chipping including lose of about one-third of front panel (a chip across the entire bottom and four inches) and another large chip at bottom of back panel (three inches across & one inch tall). Otherwise about a quarter inch of tears & wear to top edge & some stains. Flaps are not clipped or badly worn for what it is worth. Red cloth gold lettering along spine & gold horseman decor front panel. Some staining/discoloration to front & back boards. Top edge is tinted without defect. Binding tight. Mild stain to fore-edge. The edge pages are black with knight sigil illustrations. The book has many black & white illustrations by Jiri Trnka including 24 full page black & white illustrations & 17 very nice color plates. Quarto.