The Adventures of Robin Hood with 8 Plates in Colour; 100 Illustrations and Text based on the First National Pictures' Technicolor Production "The Adventures of Robin Hood"
The Adventures of Robin Hood with 8 Plates in Colour; 100 Illustrations and Text based on the First National Pictures' Technicolor Production "The Adventures of Robin Hood"
The Adventures of Robin Hood with 8 Plates in Colour; 100 Illustrations and Text based on the First National Pictures' Technicolor Production "The Adventures of Robin Hood"
The Adventures of Robin Hood with 8 Plates in Colour; 100 Illustrations and Text based on the First National Pictures' Technicolor Production "The Adventures of Robin Hood"

The Adventures of Robin Hood with 8 Plates in Colour; 100 Illustrations and Text based on the First National Pictures' Technicolor Production "The Adventures of Robin Hood"

London and Melbourne: Ward, Lock & Co., 1953. Hardcover. 128 p., color frontispiece and 7 leaves of color plates: many in-text and full-page illustrations; 25 cm. Red cloth spine with black spine title; color illustrated front cover; white back cover. Illustrated dust jacket in mylar cover, repeating the cover illustration on front and back sections. Publisher's advertisement on back flap for The Regal Series of Film Books. Small bookseller's label on front fixed endpaper for Dymock's Book Arcade, Sydney. Gift inscription on half title page dated 1953. Illustrated with color and monochrome photographs from the 1938 movie The Adventures of Robin Hood, starring Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. This is not the earlier edition with 16 color plates. No date of publication; WorldCat records assign 1954 as the year of publication, but this copy has a gift inscription dated Dec. 1953. Scarce. Book is in Very Good+ Condition: slightly cocked; front corners bumped and rubbed; former owner printed bookplate on half title page; clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Good Condition: loss at ends of spine; closed tear in center of spine; creasing and loss along lower edge of front section; creasing and minor loss along front fold; price-clipped; color is bright; in mylar cover. Very Good + / good. Item #008147

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