Brenhinedd Y Saesson: Or the Kings of the Saxons BM Cotton Ms. Cleopatra Bv and the Black Book of Basingwerk, NLW Ms. 7006. :: Thomas Jones soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1971, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Number 25 in the series. Includes: Black & white plates; List of abbreviations; Frontispiece; Appendix;
From the cover: In three earlier volumes (Nos. 6, 11, and 16) in the History and Law Series, published for the University of Wales Board of Celtic Studies, texts and English translations have been published of the two main versions of Brut y Tywysogyon or the Chronicle of the Princes [of Wales]. Those two versions are known as the Peniarth MS. 20 Version and the Red Book of Hergest Version, and they represent independent mediaeval Welsh trans…
In the Board of Celtic Studies University of Wales History & Law series.
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with slight fraying to the head of the spine. Top edge of the text block tanned.
Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (liv) 439 pages. Index. 10″ x 6¼”.
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