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RUNCIMAN, Steven. Medieval History and the Romantic Imagination.
Oxford : Scarce original offprint inscribed by the author "with best wishes SR" to the front free endpaper. This copy is from the library of John Julius Cooper, 2nd viscount Norwich (1929-2018) a hugely prolific popular historian and television presenter. Runciman and Norwich led very similar careers: both educated at Eton, both dabbling in the Foreign Service,... Learn More£300.00
Stock Code: 139947
RUNCIMAN, Steven. The Emperor Romanus Lecapenus and his Reign,
Cambridge : 1929First edition, first impression, of the author's debut work, very scarce with the dust jacket. This study emerged from Runciman's fellowship dissertation at Trinity College, Cambridge, and was the first of many books by him to bring the Byzantine world to a wider reading public. Although well represented in libraries, copies in trade are quite scarce... Learn More£675.00
Stock Code: 140963