Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Easton Press, 1995. Collector's Edition. Leather bound. Octavo. [23 cm]. Bound in black leather with elaborate gilt ornamentation to covers and spine. All edges gilt. Raised bands and gilt title stamped on spine. Yellow satin ribbon page marker laid in. Still in original shrinkwrap from publisher, with slight tearing at corners and two holes in shrink wrap on front cover. Fine. Item #61112
An immersive dive into the life of the 8th century ruler, covering both the facts of his life and the legends that have permeated his memory.