Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2001. Hardcover. Quarto. An overview of the medieval period through pictures of art and architecture, broken down into subject areas such as religion, work, sex, death, knighthood, magic, hunting, etc. Includes biographies of key personalities, timelines, maps, glossary, gazetteer, and bibliography. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. In illustrated dust jacket with white an red title to spine panel. Clean and bright. Includes 612 color and 188 black and white illustrations. 336 pages. MEDIEVAL/022216. Fine / Fine.
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New York: Scribner, Armstrong, and Co., 1875. Hardcover. With fold out map to front. Brownish red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and black title to front cover. Minor wear and light fraying to spine ends, edges of boards, and corners. Bookplate from church library to front pastedown. 228 pages plus ads. MEDIEV/102518. Very Good.
New York: Brentano's, 1909. Hardcover. Very good plus burgundy cloth boards with intricate gilt seal and title on front. Gilt title bright on slightly faded spine. Open tear to bottom corner of front free end page. Frontis. is plate of Avignon with tissue intact. Index, 421 pp. Medieval History. MEDI/1213. Very Good +.
New York: Basic Books, (2017). Advance Reading Copy. Paperback. ADVANCED READING COPY. First edition will be published in February of 2018. 8vo. Black and beige illustrated paper wrappers with dark blue title to front wrapper and white title to black spine. Pristine interior. 227 pages. MIDEAST/111517. Fine.
New Haven, CT: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 1997. Hardcover. Bernard Rosenthal (1920-2017), book and text manuscript seller and collector, specialized in Medieval manuscripts and early printed books from the beginning of his career as an antiquarian bookseller in 1953. He was born into a family of legendary European booksellers. His masterpiece was considered to be his Catalogue 34, which was subsequently published as this catalogue from the Beinecke Library at Yale University. This remarkable scholarly catalogue achieved Rosenthal's goal of producing a catalogue of books in which the presence of annotations would be ranked on the same level as the printed text and given proper descriptions to emphasize their importance as primary sources. The catalog has an alphabetical short-title list, c chronological short-title list, the catalog itself, a bibliography, and an index of owners and annotators. There are reproductions from the pages of text and annotations throughout the book. Printed in Dante types that was redrawn for digital setting. Bound in burgundy cloth with gilt titling to spine. Binding and text pages are in near fine condition save for light speckling to top and fore-edge. Measures 8.5 x 12 inches. 389 pages. BOB/041020. Near fine.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1965. Hardcover. 4to. Very good orange paper covered boards with gilt and red title to spine. Minor wear to spine ends. Interior is clean, bright and tight. 19 black and white plates, some fold out + 10 figures of maps. A lovely title. Index, 290 pages. Medieval History. MEDIEVAL/020218. Very Good.