Ye Gestes of Ye Ladye Anne: A marvellous pleasaunt and comfortable tayle. Illustrated by A. Hennen Broadwood.

London: Field & Tuer, Ye Leadenhalle Presse…New York: Scribner & Welford…, [n.d.]. The text was edited by Evelyn Forsyth from a manuscript produced by Griffith Boan in Carlisle, Cumbria, in 1512. The material is an old tale, which Boan states he got from a “very aged chronicle,” found by him at the Chapel of Ludlow Castle in Shropshire. We could find no other immediately recognizable versions of this tale. Two inch split along front joint. Very good. Printed parchment over wrappers, lightly soiled. Small quarto. [8], 105, [3, ads] pp. Text illustrations. Item #7726

This is a scarce book: OCLC lists eight copies, five in America.

Price: $150.00

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