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Porius:A Romance of the Dark Ages

£34.99

Product description

First Edition, 1951, Hardback. Published by Macdonald. Beige cloth covers with red title box on spine. Spine slightly bumped top and bottom. Board corners slightly bent and worn. Author's imitation signature in gilt on front cover. Very slight foxing of end papers. Top edge of pages dyed red. Pages lightly tanned throughout. Dust jacket unclipped, but worn with tear across front, and part of spine missing. Tight binding other than one crack amongst the front endpapers.
This was John Cowper Powys's first novel since "Owen Glendower". This story takes place in eight October days of the year A.D. 499 when King Arthur was seeking to persuade the people of Britain to forget their tribal and religious differences and unite in repelling the barbaric Saxon invaders.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Powys, John Cowper
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20.5 x 13.5 x 3.5 cms
Edition:
First, 1951
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
682
Publisher:
Macdonald
Title:
Porius, A Romance of the Dark Ages

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First Edition, 1951, Hardback. Published by Macdonald. Beige cloth covers with red title box on spine. Spine slightly bumped top and bottom. Board corners slightly bent and worn. Author's imitation signature in gilt on front cover. Very slight foxing of end papers. Top edge of pages dyed red. Pages lightly tanned throughout. Dust jacket unclipped, but worn with tear across front, and part of spine missing. Tight binding other than one crack amongst the front endpapers.
This was John Cowper Powys's first novel since "Owen Glendower". This story takes place in eight October days of the year A.D. 499 when King Arthur was seeking to persuade the people of Britain to forget their tribal and religious differences and unite in repelling the barbaric Saxon invaders.

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Powys, John Cowper
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20.5 x 13.5 x 3.5 cms
Edition:
First, 1951
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
682
Publisher:
Macdonald
Title:
Porius, A Romance of the Dark Ages

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