Troilus and Cressida. Geoffrey Chaucer.

Troilus and Cressida

Illustrated by Edward Coley Burne-Jones Hardcover, Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1982. Near Fine. Bound in full genuine leather with 22 kt gold trim. Luxury features include gilded page edges, archival quality paper that is sewn (not glued) into the binding, moire endpapers, raised bands on the spine, and a sewn-in satin bookmark. Part of Franklin's 25th Anniversary of the Great Books of the Western World series. Contains both Chaucer's original Middle English and a Modern English "translation" by George Philip Krapp. The two texts face each other - original on the left page, modern on the right page. Illustrated by Edward Coley Burne-Jones. A few minor scratches to page edge gilts with no loss of gilt. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. [Item #69154]

Price: $70.00

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