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A man of singular virtue : being a life of Sir Thomas More / by his son-in-law William Roper ; selected, edited… by  William Roper - First Folio Edition - 1980 - from MW Books Ltd. (SKU: 306276)

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

by Roper, William

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Westwick House bookplate on front paste-down. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges sli
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London : Folio Society, 1980. First Folio Edition. Westwick House bookplate on front paste-down. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Remains particularly well-preserved overall.. Physical description: 128p., ill. (some col) ; 26cm. Subjects: More, Thomas Saint (1478-1535). Christian saints -- England -- Biography.

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MW Books Ltd. IE (IE)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
306276
Title
A man of singular virtue : being a life of Sir Thomas More / by his son-in-law William Roper ; selected, edited and introduced by A.L. Rowse
Author
Roper, William
Book condition
Used - Westwick House bookplate on front paste-down. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges sli
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Folio Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London : Folio Society
Date Published
1980

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