Published in 2003 - Le Morte D'arthur by Malory.
Facsimile of version illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. Bound in black Nigerian goatskin with gilt decorations, gilt spine-titling. Grey ribbon marker. Laid paper endpapers. Text block edge dyed gilt. Illustrated monochrome frontispiece and 20 monochrome plates. Separate 16pp leaflet by Anthony Edwards "Thomas Malory, the Morte Darthur and Aubrey Beardsley". 538pp. 1020 copies
From the Limitation Page
This facsimile edition of Le Morte D'arthur has been printed for the Folio Society, London, by the Bath Press, Avon, on Camelot Laid paper, specially made for this edition at the James Cropper Mill at Burneside in Cumbria and supplied by Johyn Purcell Paper. The binding design has been redrawn by Frances Button from the 1927 edition. The binding has been executed by Smith Settle at Otley, Yorkshire in full Nigerian goatskin, with handmade laid endpapers from the Fabriano Mill, Italy. One thousand and twenty copies have been printed of which one thousand are for sale.
This is copy number: 687
These books are either BIG or HEAVY or both, shipping will be actual shipping plus insurance.
‘A company that takes pride in all that it does.’
Perry, Canada, via Trustpilot
Folio is an employee-owned, independent publisher that has thrilled and delighted a band of dedicated readers since 1947. Today, from our workspace in the heart of London’s vibrant Shad Thames, we continue that tradition by crafting exquisite, illustrated editions for book lovers of all ages.
We publish books that have changed the world, books that entertain us, books that blow our minds … books that have stitched themselves into who we are. Which is why every Folio book is a labour of love, expertise and, frankly, obsession.
Our team of editors, designers and artisans will do whatever it takes to give each title everything it deserves, from outstanding intellectual firepower to extraordinary craftsmanship. Available exclusively from Folio through our website, for book lovers around the world, every book we make is a miniature work of art and we take pride in every single one.