Book #50905

The Life and Times of Chaucer - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Gardner
Book #50905 The Life and Times of Chaucer - 1st Edition/1st Printing. John Gardner.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977.
ISBN: 0394493176
Illustrator: Illustrated by J. Wolf

First edition/first printing with prior owner's blind-stamp to half-title page. Near Fine condition, minor soiling and wear to the spine in an alike dust-jacket..

This book is about the life of Geoffrey Chaucer and his work as a poet, writer, and diplomat. It also covers his life as an Englishman in the Middle Ages and his influence on literature and society.; B & W Illustrations; 8vo ; 328 pages.

Price: $40.00

Author Bio

John Gardner

John Edmund Gardner (Nov. 20, 1926 - Aug. 3, 2007) was an English spy novelist who obtained world fame through his engagement as (third) official James Bond author of fourteen 007 novels and two movie novelizations.