Anderson, Alan Orr Early Sources of Scottish History (2 volume complete set)
Publisher: Paul Watkins,
Date of Publication: 1990
Stock Code: 3467
Limited edition of 600 copies, corrected by author and edited by Marjorie Anderson. Large octavo. Volumes separately paginated with Index to Vol II: Volume I clviii, 604 pp; Volume II xix, 805 pp. Portrait frontis of the author to Vol I. Book Condition: Near fine. Jacket Condition: Very Good. Two volume complete matching set in dark blue cloth with gilt titles to spines and gilt-stamped Pictish motif to upper boards; unclipped cream pictorial dustwrappers with matching Pictish motif. Dustwrappers very lightly surface soiled with minor creasing to spine tips and very slight foxing indeed to spines." An indispensible tool for the study of medieval Scottish history since its first appearance in 1922", this is the first reprint of the classic work with the addition of the author's own corrections, never before printed, and edited by his widow Marjorie, a medievalist who worked with him on productions including "Chroncle of Holyrood" and "Life of St Columba".