The Ornament of the World, Maria Rosa Menocal, 2002
The Ornament of the World; How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain, by Maria Rosa Menocal. Foreword byHarold Bloom.
Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. Unsigned, but with his annotations to rear and including a Christmas card written to him by friends, being used as a bookmark. Please see our other listings for related works.
Published by Back Bay Books / Little Brown and Company, New York, 2002.
A good paperback - some creasing to cover with clean and soundly bound text.
With some St Clair pencil annotations, which should be seen as an enhancement.
xvi + 315pp + 12pp Reading Group Guide. Text in English.
Weight approximately 312g unpacked.
Dimensions: Approximately 210mm high x 138mm wide x 24mm deep.