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A man of singular virtue : being a life of Sir Thomas More by his son-in-law William Roper, and a selection of… by  A.L. (Alfred Leslie) (1903-1997)  William (1496-1578). Rowse - First Folio Edition - 1979 - from MW Books Ltd. (SKU: 304354)

A man of singular virtue : being a life of Sir Thomas More by his son-in-law William Roper, and a selection of More's letters / selected, edited, and introduced by A.L. Rowse

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A man of singular virtue : being a life of Sir Thomas More by his son-in-law William Roper, and a selection of More's letters / selected, edited, and introduced by A.L. Rowse

by Roper, William (1496-1578). Rowse, A.L. (Alfred Leslie) (1903-1997)

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Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth, in a slip-case. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands
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London : Folio Society, 1979. First Folio Edition. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth, in a slip-case. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.. Physical description: 128 pages : illustrations (some colour), facsimiles, portraits (chiefly col.) ; 26cm. Subjects: More, Thomas Saint (1478-1535). Christian saints -- Great Britain -- Biography.

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304354
Title
A man of singular virtue : being a life of Sir Thomas More by his son-in-law William Roper, and a selection of More's letters / selected, edited, and introduced by A.L. Rowse
Author
Roper, William (1496-1578). Rowse, A.L. (Alfred Leslie) (1903-1997)
Book condition
Used - Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth, in a slip-case. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands
Quantity available
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Edition
First Folio Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London : Folio Society
Date Published
1979

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