The Boy's Froissart

This antique hardcover book is bound in maroon boards with reverse-gilt lettering on the front and spine. Cover and spine are also decorated with black etched designs and lettering. Slight edgewear at spine top, corners slightly bumped; covers otherwise clean.Light foxing to the foredge Inner pages bright and clean. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings, this book is based on Froissart's Chronicles and is edited for younger readers. It is a chronicle of the battles and heroic tales of the 14th century and therabouts -- a time of knights, chivalry and so forth. This book is part of The Boy's Library of Legend and Chivalry. 422 pages; approx. 5"x8".

  • Sidney Lanier, ed.
  • Alfred Kappes, illustrator
  • Charles Scribner's Sons, 1903