Romance Vision & Satire English Alliterative Poems of the Fourteenth Century Newly Rendered In The Original Metres

By: Jesse L. Weston

Price: $49.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Very Good+ Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Boston: Houghton & Mifflin, 1912 Original condition. clean pages.Handsome gilt lettering on leather title patch on brown leather spine on this Jesse Weston anthology of Medieval English Arthurian epics and Christian "Piers The Plowman" Also includes "Pearl" that J.R.R. Tolkien so loved. Covers very good.Binding tight except for a previous owners private ex-libris partial book plate internally clean.NOT a public library book NO numbers anywhere.Spine clean and bright This by the great Arthurian scholar Jessie Weston.Beautiful title lettering on each epic "Morte Arthure" "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight" and "Pearl" much more.. First Edition.

Title: Romance Vision & Satire English Alliterative Poems of the Fourteenth Century Newly Rendered In The Original Metres

Author Name: Jesse L. Weston

Categories: Norse/Anglo Saxon/ Middle English/ Elizabethan/German, Medieval and Early Medieval, Arthurian Legend,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton & Mifflin: 1912

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: None

Seller ID: 005887

Keywords: middle english arthur camelot medieval satire bardic metres scop jessie weston arthurian,