SAINT AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY [AUGUSTINE THE MISSIONARY] The Birth of the English Church (Presentation Copy)
Published by John Murray in London 1913
PRESENTATION COPY, First Edition. 8vo. green clothbound hardback gilt, with gilt lettering to upper cover, t.e.g. [xcix] + 451pp., indexed, with tissue-guarded frontispiece plus 13 other black and white plates. Ink presentation inscription 'To E. B. Havell...from the Author', dated 1913, to ffep. A later ink inscription, dated 1950, to front pastedown, and a modern bookplate to blank facing half-title. Foxing to edges, endpapers, and occasionally throughout, heavier to prelims and foredge. Tissue guard of frontispiece a little creased. Very slight fading to spine, wear to outer corners and spine ends. Overall a GOOD+ COPY.