The Ecclesiastical History of the English Nation & The Lives of St. Cuthbert and the Abbots (Everyman's Library #479, History series)

By: BEDE (or BAEDA)

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A history of religion in England by Bede, 'The Venerable', in an Everyman's Library edition. Bede, an 8th-century monk who lived in northeast England, is known as the Father of English History. Bede, or 'Baeda', in attempting to to tell the history of religion in England, did not exclude other subjects and thus was was the first to study English history from its earliest days to his own time (per Ross, p.39-40). With an introduction by David Knowles. Number 479 in Everyman's Library History series. --- A 1958 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full blue cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "EL" in script at tail of spine; orange topstain. In blue dust jacket with "Everyman's Library" surrounded by scrollwork on front cover. --- A clean, unmarked, firmly bound copy. Jacket with a little darkening to spine but remaining bright and intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xxiii, 382 pages

Title: The Ecclesiastical History of the English Nation & The Lives of St. Cuthbert and the Abbots (Everyman's Library #479, History series)

Author Name: BEDE (or BAEDA)

Categories: >>Everyman's Library Editions, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1958

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

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