Item #17339 Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]
Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]

Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries. [Froissart's Chronicles]

Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 2015. Limited Edition.

Limited to just 500 hand-numbered copies. This is number 56.

This two-volume set in slipcase features 116 woodcuts, 70 full-color images, gold metallic inks, Half leather with five spine bands, stamped gilt titles and outlines with individually hand-marbled paper on the covers. All edges are gilted and each book has a silk place holder. 10 .5 inches tall.

The books are without flaw with light shelf handling to the slipcase.  The slipcase has a small fade-stain on the rear upper edge; and hint of removed bookplates on front silk pastdowns.

The paper is Neenah Sundance Natural Smooth by Neenah Paper of Wisconsin. The plates are on Utopia Premium Ivory Silk; the leather from Cromwell Group.

The marbled paper on the boards  are individually hand-marbled and unique for each set by Crepaldi of Brazil. The lithography by Falcon Press. The custom bindings by kingport Book.

Fine in a Near Fine Slipcase. / No Dust Jacket As Issued. Item #17339

A landmark work from medieval times – Froissart's Chronicles are a key primary source for eyewitness accounts of the Hundred Years' War – the war that forever shaped England and France. 

The Chronicles remain the most important document detailing the ideals of chivalry and its revival in the 14th century. This facsimile re-creation with illustrations of the 1874 edition and additional color plates.

Price: $650.00