The Works of Our Ancient, Learned, & Excellent English Poet, Jeffrey Chaucer: As they have been Compar'd with the best Manuscripts; and several things added, never before in Print.
Place Published: London
Publisher: no publisher
Date Published: 1687
Description: To which is adjoyn'd, The Story of the Siege of Thebes, by John Lidgate, Monk of Bury. Together with The Life of Chaucer, Shewing His Countrey, Parentage, Education, Marriage, Children, Revenues, Services, Reward, Friends, Books, Death. Frontispiece "Progenie of Geffrey Chaucer" incorporating his portrait. Additional large engraved armorial design, 660, pages. Folio, newly rebound in full British tan morocco with raised bands, gilt-tooled maroon leather spine label. London: [no publisher], 1687.
Comments: 8th collected edition. Printed with double columns of Gothic type (the last to do so). Some internal age-toning and scattered light foxing, otherwise in near fine condition.Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 147855