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Arthurian Sources

8.

Ethelwerd; Asser; Geoffrey ofMonmouth;

Gildas, Nennius, Richard ofCirencester,

SIX OLD ENGLISH CHRONICLES

OF WHICH TWO ARE NOW FIRST TRANSLATED FROM THE MONKISH

LATIN ORIGINALS

London, Henry G. Bohn, 1848. 12mo. xx, 512pp. Full pebble morocco, spine in six

compartments, gilt; boards tooled in gilt; gilt inner dentelles; gilt edges. Frontispiece of

King Alfred.

Contains the

Chronicle of Fabius Ethelwerd; Annals of the Reign of Alfred the Great;

Geoffrey of Monmouth's British History; The Works of Gildas; Nennius' History of the

Britons;

and

Richard ofCirencester on the Ancient State ofBritain

.

A fine copy with only traces of wear at the hinges and corners.

$250

20158

7.

Evelyn, John,

KALENDARIUM HORTENSE,

OR, THE GARD'NERS ALMANAC,

DIRECTING WHAT HE IS TO DO MONTHLY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR,

AND WHAT FRUITS AND FLOWERS ARE IN PRIME

London, Printed for R. Chiswell in St. Paul's Church-yard,

1691. Early Edition The eighth edition, with many useful

additions. 12mo. (xxii,175(xv)pp. Title page in red and black,

and with an engraved frontispiece-title. Index. Contemporary

full sprinkled calf; spine in 5 compartments with raised bands,

gilt, and gilt title. With a full page engraving at p. 157

illustrating the construction of a greenhouse. Light wear to

edges, dampstain affecting the bottom of the endpapers, a few

small marginal wormholes,

two ownership names on

preliminary blanks else a very good copy.

ETSC R294. Wing #3498.

$1000

17062