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The Text of The Mabinogion and Other Welsh Tales. (Welsh text).

  • Author:
    Rhys, John and Evans, J. Gwenogvryn
  • Publisher:
    J. G Evans. Issued to subscribers only., Oxford, 1887
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Two volumes. Limited edition. Volume 1: Y Mabinogion etc. Volume 2: Y Llvvyr Coch o Hergest Copies numbered 399 of 500. Vol. 1 issued to subscribers on St David's Day, 1887, Vol. 2. issued similarly in 1890. Hardback. Vol. 1: xxiv, 355pp plus 5 facsimiles; Vol. 2: xxxvi, 451pp plus 5 facsimiles on 4 plates. Blue cloth boards with gilt to spines. No jackets. Lists of subscribers to rear of each volume. Very good condition. Some rubbing/wear to extremities of spines. Traces of (presumably) ex libris to both front pastedowns. Previous owner's name and address to verso of ffep in both volumes. A little spotting to prelims etc but main body of textblocks clean and bright. A nice, sound set with many of the pages unopened.
  • Our price: £150.00

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