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Augustine of Hippo - BROWN, Peter

Faber & Faber, 1967, Hardback ..
Condition: Good+. Boards a little rubbed at extremities. Previous owners inscription to ffep.

The historian of the declining Roman Empire can trace through his life the movements that would lead Augustine the schoolboy, weeping over the old story of Dido and Aeneas in a secure province, to end his life as the Catholic bishop ofa North African port, that was blockaded by the war bands ofa tribe which had ultimately come from Southern Sweden. Blue cloth with gilt titling to spine plus pale blue title plate.

Size: 8¾" x 5½"
Number of Pages: 463

£Now with a new owner.