The Chronicles of England, France, Spain, Etc. (Everyman's Library #57, in "Flatback" style 1 binding)

By: FROISSART, Sir John

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The famous writings of Jean Froissart chronicle the battles and court intrigues of the first part of the Hundred Years War, including the notable battles of Crécy and Poitiers, as well as the exploits of England's Black Prince. This Everyman's Library edition presents a condensed version of these writings, written with flair and enjoyed by the youthful reader for centuries. Adapted from the translation of Thomas Johnes by H. P. Dunster in 1853 (per Ross, pp. 195-6). With a brief preface by editor Ernest Rhys. An entry in Everyman's Library "For Young People" series. E.L. no. 57. --- In flatback binding style 1, blue cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, dark topstain and fancy Knowles woodcut art at title page & frontis. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a little darkening to spine, prior owner's inked info. to front free endpaper and acid-stained endpapers, else an unmarked, tightly-bound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); viii, 616 pages

Title: The Chronicles of England, France, Spain, Etc. (Everyman's Library #57, in "Flatback" style 1 binding)

Author Name: FROISSART, Sir John

Categories: >>European History, >>Everyman's Library Editions,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1915

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

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