[CHRONICLES OF ENGLAND, FRANCE, SPAIN AND THE ADJOINING COUNTRIES...]
[FROISSART, Sir John]
Price: 500.00 USD
[London]: [Longman, Hurst, Rees, And Orme; And J. White], . Quarto (7-1/4" x 11") bound in contemporary marbled boards with later calf leather spine and corners. The atlas volume only of the multi-volume set complete with 57 lithographs and a map. Froissart's CHRONICLES (or CHRONIQUES) was written in French by Jean Froissart, chronicling the years 1322 until 1400, and describing the conditions that created the Hundred Years' War, as well as the first fifty years of the war. For centuries it has been recognized as the chief expression of the chivalric revival of 14th century England and France. Third Edition. Occasional light soiling. Very Good.