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Everyman : A Moral Play; Elckerliijc

by Editor

Price: $40.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: LL-b958-07
  • Format: Paperback
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Duffield and Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1907
  • Keywords: CHRISTIAN FICTION ALLEGORY MEDIEVAL LITERATURE

New York: Duffield and Company, 1907. 8vo. Original wraps. 43 p. Very striking woodcut illustrations and chapter embellishments. Everyman is a 16th-century English morality play, with origins in the late 15th-century Dutch morality play titled Elckerlijc. An important example of Christian allegory and Medieval literature. Rare in this edition. Cloth spine with paper covered boards. Woodcut of the figure of Death on front. Moderate shelfwear, rubbing, and minor staining to paper on boards. Very good.. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.