Lot 806

"The History of the World, in Five Books...", Raleigh, Walter (Sir)

Subject: History Books Period: 1677 (published) Color: Black & White Size: 14.9 x 9.9 Sir Walter Raleigh, an adventurer and poet, wrote The History of the World about the ancient history of Greece and Rome while imprisoned in the Tower of London from 1607-1614. The book was immediately banned by King James I, apparently due to unflattering... more
11 Sep 2019
USA, Virginia