Sir John Froissart's chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the adjoining countries :
from the latter part of the reign of Edward II. to the coronation of Henry IV /
newly translated from the French editions, with variations and additions from many celebrated mss. by Thomas Johnes.
|Main Creator:||Froissart, Jean, 1338?-1410?|
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London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme [etc.], 1805-06.
|Edition:||2d ed., to which is prefixed, a life of the author, an essay on his works, a criticism on his history, and a dissertation on his poetry [transl. from an anonymous writer].|
"The engravings are traced from the finest illuminations in our own libraries and in that [!] of France."--Advertisement to 1st edition.
The life of the author, essay on his works, and criticism on his history are tr. from the French of Jean Baptiste de La Curne de Sainte-Palaye.
Physical description: 12 v. : ill ; 27 cm.
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