Author:Aluredi Beverlacensis (Alfred of Beverley)

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Aluredi Beverlacensis Annales, sive historia de gestis regum Britanniae, libris IX. E codice pervetusto, calamo exarato, in bibliotheca Viri clariffimi Original 1716 Limited to 148 Copies

By: Aluredi Beverlacensis (Alfred of Beverley)

Price: $1,400.00

Publisher: Oxford, E Theatro Sheldoniano: 1916

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 90073

Condition: Very Good


Exceptionally hard to find rare Medieval British history of only 148 copies of this Original Latin text 1716 First Edition of the Twelfth Century Annals of Alfred of Beverley (Aluredi Beverlacensis). From 'Brutus' to the Romans, Saxons, Uther Pendragon, Arthur and Mordred, Vikings and the Normans. Hugely influential spreading Geoffrey of Monmouth's "Lord of the Rings" like 'historical' epic. Even Ranulf Higden's Polychronicon was influenced by it. Here in Near Very Good shape. 172 pp Internally Very Good, Calf strip put over spine of 19th C. Leather binding and marbled binding paper p... View more info