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Ban and Arriere Ban by  Andrew E Lang - First Edition - 1894 - from Mary Riversong Books (SKU: 601LangBan)

Ban and Arriere Ban

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Ban and Arriere Ban

by Lang, Andrew E

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Andrew E. Lang , a rare book of his poetry. Ban and Arriere Ban USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. 1st /edition, 1894, Longman's Green and Co. Deckle edge, tanning. Beveled green boards with gold gilt ornamentation. The Author's name appears in gold at the front lower right.board. . 118 pages. Illustrated by Henry Justice Ford. illustrator of the Fairy Books. Per wiki "Arrière-ban, in French customs, is a general proclamation whereby the king summons to war all his vassals and their vassals. To the Provost of Paris belongs the convoking and commanding of the arrière-ban. In the Medieval usage, arrière-ban denoted a general levy, where all able-bodied males were summoned into arms. List of contents available upon request.: ."Many of the verses of this collection appeared in magazines prior to appearing here". INCLUDES ORIGINAL FIRST EDITION PUBLISHERS STATEMENT, 4 3/8 x 2 3/8: "Messrs Longmans intend this book to be sold to the Public at the advertised price and supply it to the Trade on terms which will not allow discount." RARE THUS.


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Andrew E. Lang , a rare book of his poetry. Ban and Arriere Ban USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. 1st /edition, 1894, Longman's Green and Co. Deckle edge, tanning. Beveled green boards with gold gilt ornamentation. The Author's name appears in gold at the front lower right.board. . 118 pages. Illustrated by Henry Justice Ford. illustrator of the Fairy Books. Per wiki "Arrière - ban , in French customs, is a general proclamation whereby the king summons to war all his vassals and their vassals. To the Provost of Paris belongs the convoking and commanding of the arrière - ban . In the Medieval usage, arrière - ban denoted a general levy, where all able-bodied males were summoned into arms. List of contents available upon request. : ."Many of the verses of this collection appeared in magazines prior to appearing here". INCLUDES ORIGINAL FIRST EDITION PUBLISHERS STATEMENT, 4 3/8 x 2 3/8: "Messrs Longmans intend this book to be sold to the Public at the advertised price and supply it to the Trade on terms which will not allow discount." RARE THUS.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
601LangBan
Title
Ban and Arriere Ban
Author
Lang, Andrew E
Illustrator
Ford, Henry Justice
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No DJ Included
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Longmans, Green &Co;.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1894
Pages
118
Size
4 5/8 X 7 1/8
Keywords
Fairy Tale, Poem, Verse, Ban, Arriere,History of England, myths, legends, Andrew E. Lang, H.J. Ford, Illustration, Victorian Literature, Warfare, France, History of France, Vassal, Feudal, tales, folklore
Bookseller catalogs
For Sale; Biography; Literature; Autobiography; Anglophilia; Paranormal; music; Young Adult; Victorian Literature; Fantasy; Poetry; Nature; Anthropology; Military History;
Size
4 5/8 X 7 1/8

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beveled
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Deckle edge
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