Richard II: Makers Of History Series

By: Abbott, Jacob

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Book Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010532: No Jacket As Issued. Boards are dark maroon with large black sword emblem on front and black lettering with lines on spine. Originally written in 1858. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name neatly stamped at top of front flyleaf), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light rubbing at spine top/bottom). Illustrated throughout with 31 engravings, plus frontispiece (of Parley With The Insurgents). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "The first several chapters of Richard II recap the turbulent reigns of the previous Plantagenet kings including John Lackland and the three Edwards. Several chapters are then dedicated to the Black Prince, Richard's father, who achieved great fame at the battles of Crecy and Poitiers. The reign of Richard II was most notable for the Wat Tyler rebellion and the fact of that he was eventually deposed.": Steel engraving: 5 x 6.75 in.: 347 pages

Title: Richard II: Makers Of History Series

Author Name: Abbott, Jacob

Categories: Historical,

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1902

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued

Store ID: 010532

Keywords: Biography History