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CHRONICLES OF ENGLAND, FRANCE, SPAIN, AND THE ADJOINING COUNTRIES, FROM THE LATTER PART OF THE REIGN OF EDWARD II TO THE CORONATION OF HENRY IV. Translated from the French by Thomas Johnes
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1849. Occasional minimal spotting, but fine and bright. Beautiful volumes. (Hand-colored edition) Two volumes. Quarto. xlvii, 768p; xiv, 733p. Illustrated with 116 line cuts in the text and 74 facsimile plates from Froissart and other manuscripts in the Bibliotheque Royale, Paris, and other sources, all are hand-colored and highlighted in gilt. Bound by J. Wright if full red crushed morocco with marbled endpapers, a.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and fancy panel ornaments featuring medieval motifs, the covers with similar motifs incorporated in very fancy border designs, dentelles Vol. II has the bookseller's label of Philip C. Duschnes.
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