FIRST EDITION THUS. Depicts struggle between religious and ecclesiastical authorities in early Britain against the background of the legend of Edwy and Elgiva. 303 pp. Light foxing to top edge. Many very small spots to top edge of front board; light soiling to both boards, spine. Light bump to front bottom corner, light fraying to all four corners. Light soiling and some pen marks to text edges. Nice, tight copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: EDWY THE FAIR : THE FIRST CHRONICLE OF ...
Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co.
Publication Date: 1928
Illustrator: Holberg, Richard A.
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Longmans, Green and Co., New York, 1928. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good -. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Richard A. Holberg (illustrator). First Thus. Lime green cloth with black art-deco style cover illustration, title and spine lettering. "A well-told tale of Saxon England during the raids of the Danes. . . using some fictitious characters but with the historical events true to fact." New Edition edited by Gunterman. Illustrated endpapers; frontispiece and text plate drawings in black on gold. Clean and tight in a moderately-to-heavily edgeworn dust jacket; few short closed tears at rear panel edges and head of spine; light dust jacket soil. Now protected in mylar. Seller Inventory # 12653