The Ecclesiastical History of the English Nation
A pocket edition of The Venerable Bede's history
Pocket edition. Hardback, bound in blue cloth with gilt titling to spine. Top edge gilt, fore-edge untrimmed. 15 × 10cm, 392pp.
Bede's Ecclesiastical History is a history of the Christian Churches in England, and of England generally; its main focus is on the conflict between the pre-Schism Roman Rite and Celtic Christianity. Illustrated with a frontispiece of the Monastery at Jarrow on the Wear.
Very good condition, with some tanning to the endpapers and untrimmed edges.