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The Death of King Arthur, being the Twenty-first Book of Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur. Malory, Thomas ; illustrated by Catherine Donaldson Published by Macmillan and Co, London, 1928. Limited edition of 525 copies, 1928

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Title: The Death of King Arthur, being the ...

Publisher: Macmillan and Co, London, 1928. Limited edition of 525 copies

Publication Date: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

Octavo, viii,51 pages, 12 superb wood engraving plates. Blue paper covered boards with vellum paper spine, a bit marked and very slightly worn externally, very good internally. With ownership inscription on front free endpaper, dated 1943.

Provenance: in 2020, this copy was acquired from the direct descendants of Tony Hoolahan Q.C., a prominent libel lawyer who successfully prosecuted Private Eye, (represented by John Mortimer of Rumpole fame) on behalf of Desmond Wilcox (married to Esther Rantzen of "That's Life" fame) in 1982. This book dates to his undergraduate years at Oxford University.