Truths and Fictions of the Middle Ages. The Merchant and the Friar (1837)

By: Palgrave, Sir Francis

Price: £45.00

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Book Condition: Good


Mid-C19th blue leather over marbled boards, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine; grey marbled endpapers. Extremities lightly scuffed, a little faint foxing, armorial bookplate on front pastedown, stain on rear endpapers and (more faintly) on last few leaves of text, good. "Sir Francis Palgrave...has imagined a visit by Marco Polo, during which the Venetian falls into the company of Roger Bacon and is introduced by him to various scenes exhibiting the political and social system of the country". (The Edinburgh Review, Jan 1838)

Title: Truths and Fictions of the Middle Ages. The Merchant and the Friar (1837)

Author Name: Palgrave, Sir Francis

Categories: First Editions, Mini-Catalogue 2,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, John W. Parker: 1837

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: MC224