Publisher: London: Printed for T.N. Longman and Rees, 1803.
Edition: First edition of Southey's translation.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL III, 256.
Condition: Edges slightly rubbed; fine set.
Book ID: 26385
Description4 volumes, 12mo, later tan half calf, marbled paper boards. black leather labels, gilt rules and lettering. Half-title in volume one only.
Comments¶ A famous work of chivalric literature originally written in Portuguese by Vasco Lobeira, translated by Robert Southey from the Spanish of Garcordionez de Montalvo, with a lengthy preface by Southey on the history of the Amadis of Gaul. Small bookplate of Grenville Kane on the front paste-downs.