The British History of Geoffrey of Monmouth in Twelve Books
Translated from the Latin, by A. Thompson, Esq. A new edition revised and corrected by J.A. Giles, L L. D
Completed in 1136, The British History of Geoffrey of Monmouth traces the story of the realm from its supposed foundation by Brutus to the coming of the Saxons some two thousand years later, portraying figures such as Lear, Cymbeline, Merlin the magician and King Arthur.
The British History of Geoffrey of Monmouth, A. Thompson, J. Bohn, 1842
Hardback. Octavo. Leather spine. Cover and spine show considerable wear, bumped edges. A tight copy. 282 pp.