and gentlemen, you are about to hear the truth of an old legend that has
persisted wrongly through the ages; the truth, until now hid behind the
embroidered curtain of a rhyme, about the Knave of Hearts, who was no
knave but a very hero indeed..."
Maxfield, illust.); SAUNDERS, Louise. Knave of Hearts. New York:
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. Oblong quarto, original cloth with color
pictorial label on front cover. $3000.
edition. Vibrant, well preserved copy of this lovely collaboration by
Parrish and Saunders. Very minimal wear to color pictorial
label (see above); inoffensive 1/4 inch closed tear to front free
endaper. A tight, bright, near-fine copy of this splendid book.