- London, England: Nichols and Sons, 1897.
- original quarter leather, paper-covered boards, top edge gilt, other edges uncut
- xx, 144, (2) pages
Price: $300.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 122747
Presented to members of the Rorburghe Club by Sir John Evans, K.C.B. List of club members, introduction. Endnotes indices of archaic verb and noun forms. An alliterative poem of the 14th century, edited from manuscripts at the British Museum, acquired by the Museum in 1879. Also includes in two appendices "Winnere and Wastoure" (with separate indices of archaic verbs and nouns) and texts illustrative of "The nine Worthies." Christmas greeting from literary scholar Arthur Napier laid in. Covers rubbed and scuffed. Considerable tanning and foxing on endpapers.