Item #378048 A journal by one of the suite of Thomas Beckington, afterwards Bishop of Bath and Wells, during an embassy to negociate a marriage between Henry VI. and a daughter of the Count of Armagnac. A.D. MCCCCXLII / with notes and illustrations, by Nicholas Harris Nicolas, Esq. Thomas Beckington, Bishop of Bath and Wells.

A journal by one of the suite of Thomas Beckington, afterwards Bishop of Bath and Wells, during an embassy to negociate a marriage between Henry VI. and a daughter of the Count of Armagnac. A.D. MCCCCXLII / with notes and illustrations, by Nicholas Harris Nicolas, Esq.

London : William Pickering, 1828. First Edition. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked boards. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Some foxing internally. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #378048

Physical description; lxxvii, 130 pages. Subjects; Henry VI, King of England 1421-1471. Beckington, Thomas 1390-1465. Jean IV Count of Armagnac. Beckington, Thomas Bishop of Bath and Wells 1390-1465. Great Britain History Henry VI, 1422-1461 ; Sources. England. History. 15th Century.

Price: €175.00