The Chanson De Roland

By: Le Gentil, Pierre

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BZ5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear stamps and label on the top outside paper edges, half title page, title page, and foreword page plus the fron endpaper has been removed as part of the library's withdrawal process plus the dust jacket endflaps have been glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear plus some heavy sunning on the spine plus there is the usual library label on the spine plus the endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards plus there is some scattered soiling and rubbing on the back. A book on the "Chanson de Roland," a medieval epic based on the valor of the nephew of Charlemagne, who, on the return of the emperor from an expedition in 788 against the Saracens in Spain, is ambushed with the rear guard of the army in the pass of Roncevaux. 174p.

Title: The Chanson De Roland

Author: Le Gentil, Pierre

Categories: Literature, Literary Criticism & Theory, Medieval Literature, History of Literature,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, Harvard University Press: 1969

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 5.75"x8.5"

Book ID: SCW05158

Keywords: Nonfiction Non-fiction Literature Literary Criticism Literary History French History Charlemagne Saracen Saracens Spain Roncevaux Roland Durendal Oliver Medieval Epic Medieval Epics,