The Mountain Wreath.

Nyegosh (P.P. [Petar II Petrovic-Njegoš], Prince-Bishop of Montenegro)

The Mountain Wreath.

Rendered into English by James W. Wiles. With an Introduction by Vladeta Popovic.

Description: FIRST EDITION OF THIS TRANSLATION, 5 plates and a map, pp. 250, crown 8vo, original red cloth, backstrip lettered in gilt with illustration to upper board stamped in same, edges and endpapers a little spotted, dustjacket, the backstrip panel gently faded and a little chipped at foot, very good

Publication Details: George Allen & Unwin, 1930

Notes: The flyleaf bears a gift inscription from A. Wiles, possibly some relation of the translator. 'What Shakespeare and Milton are for England, Prince-Bishop Nyegosh is for Yougoslavia', and 'since the Great War the Yougoslav personality has come much more to the forefront in European affairs' (dustjacket blurb).

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Price: £400

Subject: Modern First Edition

Published Date: 1930

Stock Number: 65799

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