The Personal History of Henry the Eighth (Modern Library #265.1)

By: HACKETT, Francis

Price: $23.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


A Modern Library reprint edition of the author's lively biography of the despotic English King, first published in 1929 by Horace Liveright. Indexed, with a foreword by the author. Volume wrapped in jacket with colorful Paul Galdone illustration on cover. --- In Toledano spine 8 / grey cloth / gilt titling on maroon spine & cover blocks / faded red topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i, verso advertises 385 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1959 (though 1945 date appears in book). ML #265.1. --- With some loss of cover gilding, some light tanning to leaves, else a clean, sturdy and unmarked copy. Price-clipped dust jacket with a few small tears & chips to edges (especially at spine ends) but still bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); (8), 598 pages

Title: The Personal History of Henry the Eighth (Modern Library #265.1)

Author Name: HACKETT, Francis

Categories: >>Modern Library Editions, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>England, UK and UK History,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1963]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 81901