London: The Folio Society, 2002.
Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 9 7/8" X 6 3/4". xxii, 809pp. Volume I only of The Icelandic Sagas. Mild edgewear to midnight blue paper slipcase. Bound in pictorial cloth over boards, with figure in gilt, light blue, and red to boards. Spine backed in midnight blue cloth and lettered in bright gilt. Bumping to head of spine and faint shelfwear to binding, firm, tight, and sound. Dark blue topstain. Previous owner's blind stamp to half-title, else pages clean, bright, and unmarked. A very presentable fourth printing of The Folio Society's presentation of twelve outstanding examples of the saga art, each about native Icelanders, edited and introduced by Magnus Magnusson and illustrated in frontispiece and fifteen color plates by Simon Noyes. Very good +. Item #6166