Quantity: 1 available
Vol.I (1882) lii + 385pp. Vol.II (1885) xli + 446pp. Introduction and footnotes in English, otherwise in Latin. Quarter bound leatherette with gloss papered boards, 4to Corners and boards bumped and rubbed, shelf wear to ends of spines, some pages uncut, page edges tanned, foxing to endpapers and prelims. Vol. I binding cracked. Marginal pencil annotations. This work is part of a series of historical documents from 'the Invasion of the Romans to Henry VIII' published on the recommendation of The Master of The Rolls from the 1860s onwards and paid for by H.M. Treasury. It includes (Vol.I) The Ecclesiastical History of Durham, 6 lesser works incl. a History of St Cuthbert, a 'letter' concerning the Archbishops of York and a poem in Anglo-Saxon on Durham. Vol.II has the Historia Regum and an appendix incl. 'The first coming of the saxons' and a Latin poem on the death of Sumerled, Lord of the Isles.
Title: Symeonis Monarchii Opera Omnia Vols I and II :Vol I: Historia Ecclesiae Dunhelmensis, eadem historia deducta, incerto auctore, usque ad A.D. MCXLIV... Vol II: Historia Regum, eadem historia ad quintum et vicesimum annum continuata...
Publisher: Longman & Co., et al.: 1885
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 44820