Kellogg, Minnie D.
Title Flowers From Mediaeval History
Book Condition Very Good
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Publisher San Francisco Paul Elder and Company 1910
Seller ID 1112
12mo. xvii. 145 pgs. Very Good condition clothbound hardcover with decorative front board. Light rubbing and fraying to cloth at spine ends and corners. Clean and unmarked. Generously illustrated throughout with 32 individually tipped in sepia half-tone photolitograph illustrations. A rich commentary of "historiettes" on various aspects of medieval history gleaned from the author's final travels. Content: Advertisement (statement of purpose with suggested itineraries for cathedral trips in Normandy), By Way of Introduction, Flowers of History from the Romantic Thirteenth Century, Mystics as Builders, The Golden Madonna of Rheims, The Little Old Abbey of St. Denis and the Imagiers, The Mystic Cathedral of Chartres, Caen: An Eleventh Century Tableau, The Grandniece of the Grand Inquisitor, Stray Leaves From Old, Old Books, The Romantic Twentieth Century: A Deduction, A Word Regarding Bibliography, Index. #1112.