Book of Old Ballads. 1st ed

By: NICHOLS, Beverley BROCK, H. M. ZAEHNSDORF (binding)

Price: $300.00

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NICHOLS, Beverley (selected and with an Introduction by). A Book of Old Ballads. Illustrated by H. M. Brock. L: Hutchinson & Co., (Publisher), 1934. First Edition. Bindings by Zaehnsdorf of London. Pp. (8), ix-xxxix, (1), 1-279, (1). With sixteen colour plates and numerous black and white drawings in text. Frontis with tissue guard. 4to, bound in maroon half calf, red cloth covered boards, gilt titles and decoration to the spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. A collection of forty-one ballads, many harkening back to the days when chivalry, brave knights, and the hand of a fair maidenwere the primary subjects of songs presented at court. Beautifully illustr ated. A handsome copy in a very attractive binding. 300.00

Title: Book of Old Ballads. 1st ed

Author Name: NICHOLS, Beverley BROCK, H. M. ZAEHNSDORF (binding)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co., 1934,:

Seller ID: 69211

Keywords: MUSIC BALLADS BINDING ILLUSTRATIONS ZAEHNSDORF POETRY ,