Willy Pogany The Tale of Lohengrin First Edition 1913
The Tale of Lohengrin Knight of the Swan first edition book 1913 is for sale. The Tale of Lohengrin Knight of the Swan is after the drama by Richard Wagner, translated by T.W. Rolleston, and is illustrated by Willy Pogany, this being the first edition book published by G.G. Harrap and Co Ltd in London in 1913. The Tale of Lohengrin book is in its original binding and measures 11.25 x 8.00 inches (approximately).The Tale of Lohengrin has highly attractive dark brown original binding with bright gilt lettering to the front board and to the spine. The binding is in Very Good + condition being extremely clean, the gilt being extremely bright, but with knocks and slight wear to the top and bottom of the spine and with corner knocks.
The Tale of Lohengrin has decorated front endpapers and rear endpapers, 8 full colour tipped-in Willy Pogany illustration plates and a large volume of Willy Pogany illustrations throughout. The pages are unpaginated as required. The pages are in Very Good + condition, with the Willy Pogany plates in Fine condition.
This is a very rare and collectable Willy Pogany illustrated book.