Richard III's Books. Ideals and Reality in the Life and Library of a Medieval Prince.

By: SUTTON, Anne F & VISSER-FUCHS, Livia.

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1st edition. "Richard III was unusual among his contemporaries in regularly signing his books...The books...are typical of what was available to and popular with the medieval reader - religion, chivalry, history, genealogy, advise on how to govern, romance and prophecy...There is a comprehensive catalogue of Richard's books and books associated with him, as well as a large and informative bibliography, valuable for both accademic and general readers." Pp.xviii/333, occasional black & white and colour illustrations. Blue cloth, dustwrapper has minor wear to top of spine. VG/VG.

Title: Richard III's Books. Ideals and Reality in the Life and Library of a Medieval Prince.

Author Name: SUTTON, Anne F & VISSER-FUCHS, Livia.

Categories: BOOKS,

Publisher: Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1997. 0750914068:

ISBN Number: 0750914068

ISBN Number 13: 9780750914062

Seller ID: 44869

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