On The Calendar Of Oengus Leabar Brecc Original 1875 Folio Hardcover

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $395.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+


Dublin: Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, 1875. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Rare Very Good+ First Hardcover Original Folio 1875 volume An impressive 354pp. Folio semi-diplomatic edition of four MSS 6, 7, 9, and 10, with introductory essay (1--25), corrigenda (26--31), translation, glossarial index (pages ccix--cccxxix), geographical index to the notes (pages cccxxxi--cccxxxviii), Index of persons mentioned in the notes. Also Notes from The Leabar Brecc. It appears to be the original boards but the spine has been handsomely re backed with the same material and the original leather title patch with gilt lettering restored. New pristine end papers. The title page seems to have vanished with the Vikings stolen Monastic treasure. N/D C.1875 This huge Folio work is a testament to Celtic Irish learning in the 'Age of the Saints'. Except for slight rubs at the very edges of the boards very good+ and very clean shape. NO library markings NO numbers NO book plates.Three Geese In Flight thirty six years selling Celtic books. Expect extra postage overseas. First Edition.

Title: On The Calendar Of Oengus Leabar Brecc Original 1875 Folio Hardcover

Author Name: Whitley Stokes

Categories: Celtic Christianity, Medieval and Early Medieval, Celtic Studies, Irish,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Dublin, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy: 1875

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: None Issued By Publisher

Seller ID: 012237

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