Publisher London Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. 1926
Seller ID 000209
London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. 1926. Stated sixth edition. Dark cloth hardcover in no dust jacket. Gilt title on spine. Measures 6" x 8-7/8" tall. Profusely illustrated with 180+ b&w woodcuts. 552 pp with index in back of book. A profusely illustrated history of the middle ages and early renaissance. 180+ illustrations on topics such as examinations of monks, hermits & recluses, pilgrims, secular clergy, minstrels, knights, and merchants. A very good resource on Middle Ages & early Renaissance. Book in good+ condition with flaws noted: corners bumped and rubbed; head and tail of spine chipped. Fore edge rubbing to front board. Endpapers yellowing. Internally, contents clean and tight with no marks, tears, writing, etc. Not ex-library. Previous seller's sale price (in pencil) on rear endpaper.