Facsimile Reproduction of Y Seint Greal. the Holy Grail. Edited and Translated by the Reverend Robert Williams, M. A. in 1876 . (Text in Welsh and English)

By: Williams The Reverend Robert (This New Illustrated Edition Produced/Compiled by Jane Frost)

Price: £30.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


Text in both WELSH & ENGLISH. Maroon textured boards, simulating a leather look, (leatherette) with Bright Gilt titling/Celtic decoration to the spine, and the same, but larger, Celtic decoration and Titling in Bright Gilt to the front cover. In the original publisher's identically decorated maroon/gilt dustjacket. NOTE: There is a stain on the top right, and top of the inner flap, of the dustjacket, together with some creasing to the same area, but the dustjacket is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and it looks Near Fine, APART from the top inner front flap where it is quite visible. The stain has transferred itself to the top left of the front pastedown but this is hidden under the front flap of the d/j. A Facsimile of 1876 edition. The Text of 'Y Seint Greal' is in both Welsh and in English - in that order. The Preface and Introduction, etc, are in English. I suspect, tho it doesn't state it, that this book was produced in fairly limited numbers, as it is from such a small press. The page fore-edges are slightly 'flecked/dusty' otherwise there are NO INSCRIPTIONS or other MARKS. (10) + (2) + (viii) + 737 pp + Glossary and Subscribers List (to the Original 1876 Edition). With 8 NEW full page colour illustrations by John Fane done especially for This Edition. A Handsome Edition now enhanced with New Illustrations/New Introduction, etc. The Full Original Title in English Reads "Y Seint Greal, Being The Adventures of King Arthur's Knights of The Round Table In The Quest of the Holy Greal, and on Other Occasions. Originally written about the Year 1200. Edited, with a Translation and Glossary, From the copy Preserved Among The Hengwrt MSS In The PENIARTH LIBRARY by the Rev. Robert Williams, M. A. . London, Thomas Richards, 1876. ". Overall, apart from the Stain mentioned above, this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near Fine copy in a dustjacket. This book is overweight and MAY require extra postage depending on your location. See Images. ; Large Chunky 8vo 9" - 10

Title: Facsimile Reproduction of Y Seint Greal. the Holy Grail. Edited and Translated by the Reverend Robert Williams, M. A. in 1876 . (Text in Welsh and English)

Author Name: Williams The Reverend Robert (This New Illustrated Edition Produced/Compiled by Jane Frost)

Illustrator: Illustrated by John Fane

Categories: Welsh Language Books, Ireland. Scotland. Celtic, Folk-Lore. Myth. Legend, Eng Lit, Lit Crit & Shakespeare, History & Politics. Churchill, Architecture. Art. Crafts, Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Wales/Welsh, Illustrated,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Pwllheli, Gwynedd, Wales, UK, Jones (Wales) Publishers: 1987

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 114960

Keywords: Facsimile Reproduction Of Y Seint Greal. The Holy Grail. Edited And Translated By The Reverend Robert Williams, M. A. In 1876 John Fane Illustrator; Jones( Wales) Publisher; Phwllheli, Gynedd, Wales, UK. The Holy Greal; The Holy Grail; King Arthur And The Knights Of The Round Table; Arthurian Legend; In Both Welsh And English; Arthurian Folklore; Y Seint Greal, Being The Adventures Of King Arthur's Knights Of The Round Table In The Quest Of He Holy Greal, And On Other Occasions. Originally Written About The Year 1200. Edited, With A Translation And Glossary, From The Copy Preserved Among The Hengwrt MSS In The PENIARTH LIBRARY By The Rev. Robert Williams, M. A. . London, Thomas Richards, 1876. Facsimile Reproduction Of Y Seint Greal. The Holy Grail. Edited And Translated By The Reverend Robert Williams, M. A. In 1876 . (text In Welsh And English) Williams The Reverend Robert (this New Illustrated Edition Produced/compiled By Jane Frost)