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Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and  the Adjoining Counties by Sir John Froissart - Hardcover - 1839 - from Reagan's Rare Books and Biblio.com

Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Counties

by Sir John Froissart

Condition: Very Good


William Smith, 1839. Hardcover. Very Good. THIS COMPLETE TWO VOLUME SET IS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION BEAUTIFULLY BOUND BY FERRIS IN FULL CRIMSON MOROCCO WITH INTRICATE BRIGHT GILT DETAILS TO COVERS, SIX COMPARTMENTS AND FIVE RAISED BANDS TO SPINES WITH BRIGHT GILT DETAILS AND TITLES. BINDING AND HINGES ARE VERY GOOD, MARBLED END PAPERS AND PASTE DOWNS, BRIGHT GILT END PAGES, NO LOOSE OR MISSING PAGES, PAGES ARE BRIGHT AND CLEAN, WITHOUT MARKS, SOME LIGHT SPORADIC FOXING MOSTLY TO PRELIMS. PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED WITH WOOD CUTS AND COLOR PLATES. BOOKS MEASURE 10"x7.5", 180 YEARS OLD. A STUNNING SET IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Reagan's Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 202671211772
  • Title: Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Counties
  • Author: Sir John Froissart
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: William Smith
  • Date published: 1839
  • Keywords: illustrated, leather, color, plates

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