ITINERARIUM CAMBRIAE Seu Laboriosae Baldvini Cantuariensis Archiepiscopi Per Walliam Legationis Accurata Descriptio ...cum Annotationibus Davidis Poweli. (The Itinerary through Wales & the Description of Wales ('Descriptio Cambriae') Itinerarium Cambriae

By: Cambrense Giraldo Silvester (Giraldis Cambrensis) Geraldis Cambrensis. Gerald Of Wales

Price: £125.00

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Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Original Half Leather, (leather spine and corners) a little worn and scraped, with cloth boards. Spine rebacked at a later date in a similar newer tan leather with 5 gilt edged bands and a dark maroon title label and bright gilt titling. Corners of boards slightly frayed otherwise Good + to VG. Bookplate of St Edmonds College, Old Hall (S. E. C Duplicate stamp beneath) and a few inked numbers at the top of the front pastedown. A large 'classification' stamp on the reverse of the Title. NO other library marks. Plain sand coloured endpapers. Frontispiece and three full page engraved plates by John Carter and James Basire. A very large multi-folding hand coloured map of Wales, (xxxii) + 237, + (6 - index and errata). Frontispiece (of Giraldushas Cambrensis) has some old staining to the bottom sixth, and light foxing spots over the whole. A few pages also have a little light foxing to the blank page edges and page fore edges are browned, otherwise the pages are very clean. This is the First edition to include Cambriae Descriptionis. TEXT IN LATIN. This is the Latin Edition of 'The Itinerary of Archbishop Baldwin Through Wales A D 1188 By Gerald De Barri' - which was basically a tour taken by these two clerics throughout Wales to recruit Welshmen to join the Crusades. This pre-dates the 1806 Translation into English. Quite Rare and in Overall Very Good Condition. See Images; Ex-Library; 4to (large) / Small Folio

Title: ITINERARIUM CAMBRIAE Seu Laboriosae Baldvini Cantuariensis Archiepiscopi Per Walliam Legationis Accurata Descriptio ...cum Annotationibus Davidis Poweli. (The Itinerary through Wales & the Description of Wales ('Descriptio Cambriae') Itinerarium Cambriae

Author Name: Cambrense Giraldo Silvester (Giraldis Cambrensis) Geraldis Cambrensis. Gerald Of Wales

Categories: Latin/Greek/Classics, Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Wales/Welsh,

Edition: First Edition Thus

Publisher: Londini (London), GULIELMI BULMER ET SOCII (William Bulmer): 1804

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 119645

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