The Arthurian References in Sigebert's Chronicle. Sigebert of Gembloux, James J. Owens.
The Arthurian References in Sigebert's Chronicle
The Arthurian References in Sigebert's Chronicle

The Arthurian References in Sigebert's Chronicle

Tucson: Thorn Books, 2020. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Item #21515

12mo. (20)pp. Printed in black, red and blue throughout, with two illustrations of the edition princeps of Sigebert's Chronicon. One of 10 special copies printed and bound by hand by the Thorn Binder, lettered from A through E. The boards are red silk with yellow highlights, printed paper labels on the spine and upper board. This is copy D.


Sigebert assembled a comprehensive survey of historical events from the 4th through the 12th centuries. (He died in 1112.) Seven of the folios in the editio princeps of 1513 contains references to King Arthur. These have been extracted and translated into modern English by James J. Owens, keeping their chronological order. A fine copy. A trade paperback is available through Amazon Publishing.

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