Title Chronicles of the Dark Ages
Book Condition Fine
Publisher London The Folio Society 2008
Seller ID 4412
Octavo (24.5 cm). Second edition. Three volumes in slipcase (The Coming of the Anglo Saxons, pp. 320; Anglo Saxon Lore and Learning, pp. 317; The Fall of the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms, pp. 275). Color illustrations throughout. Green buckram-bound boards with gilt design based on early 9th century Anglo-Saxon disc brooch found at Pentney in Norfolk. Each volume with pictorial endpapers from Anglo Saxon texts, and each with its own frontispiece. Slipcase has beveled front corners, is bumped at one corner and shows minor wear and rubbing. A handsome collection.