The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest). Lady Charlotte Guest.
The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest)
The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest)
The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest)

The Mabinogion from the Welsh of Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest)

London: Bernard Quaritch, 1877. Hardcover. Very good. Item #21118

4to. Red leather spine, gilt; marbled paper boards; chocolate colored endpapers, top edge gilt. xx,504pp. Engraved vignettes.


Light rubbing to the leather, edges of the boards are worn, but still this is a very good copy.


The second edition of Lady Charlotte Guest's translation from the Welsh, and with a new preface in which she delineates the changes from the first edition, notably in her attempt to "preserve in Saxon English the primitive simplicity of the Welsh original."

Price: $450.00

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