Athens: 1972. hardcover. Translated by Vivian Morrison. Gilt-stamped frontispiece and several large woodcut plates. Tall square folio, black linen. (Athens, 1972). First Edition. Limited. Very good(+). Scarce.
One of 200 copies of this film scenario. Nikephoros, the distinguished Bysantine commander, assumed the title of Emperor in 963. He was assassinated by John Zimisces in 969.