A WORLD LIT ONLY BY FIRE. THE MEDIEVAL MIND AND THE RENAISSANCE. PORTRAIT OF AN AGE
by Manchester, William
Boston: Little Brown, 1992. First edition, first prnt. Quarter-cloth with gilt spine lettering and paper-covered boards. Author's Note. List of Illustrations and of Maps. Index. Black and white illustrations. Chronology on pastedowns and endpages. Signed by Manchester on a tipped-in page for Kroch's & Brentano's First Edition Circle. First Edition Circle bookmark laid-in as issued. Top edge of bookmark toned. Spine edges lightly pushed; dustjacket with small stain on interior rear flap fold (not apparent on the outside). Tight copy in Near Fine condition in a Near Fine dustjacket with an archival cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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(Inventory #: 8167)
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