Imagen no disponible

A Restitution of Decayed Intelligence: In antiquities. Concerning the most noble and renowned English Nation. By the studie and travell of R. V.

Verstegen, Richard; a. k. a. Richard Rowlands]

Editorial: Printed by John Bill, London, 1628
Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A. (New York, NY, Estados Unidos de America)

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 15 de julio de 2002

Cantidad disponible: 1

Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 1.324,91 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 4,29 A Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito


Half gilt-ruled burgundy morocco and cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine, 5 raised bands, a. e. g.; pp. [12], 337, [11] (table, index). Large paper copy of the second edition, the first printed in England. Title-page printed in red and black, with engraving of the Tower of Babel; 10 engravings in text; woodcut ornaments throughout. Expert paper repair to FFEP, which bears an early handwritten notice: "Harding and Leopard's Cat. 1826. The catalogue of Enligh words (page 191 to 217) in this work seems to have been the first rudiment of the Anglo-Saxon Dictionary of the learned W. Somner. Pegge's Anecdotes; fr. 5C." Offers a history of early invasions of Great Britain, the development of the English language and surnames, as well as some early folklore -- the Pied Piper of Hamlyn, and descriptions of werewolves and the bones of a sea elephant. Bookplate of Abel Berland on front paste-down. Some very light chipping at the fore-edge of the first few pages (affecting the margin only -- nowhere infringing upon the text), else fine, in a very pretty binding. N° de ref. de la librería L45-1580

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: A Restitution of Decayed Intelligence: In ...

Editorial: Printed by John Bill, London

Año de publicación: 1628

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Fine

Descripción de la librería

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

Please reserve books by email or by phone. All items subject to prior
sale. NYS residents must include 8.875% sales tax. We accept checks,
money orders, online payment through paypal. Full refund within 15 days
provided book is returned in same condition as sent.

Condiciones de envío:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Cheque Giro Postal