John of Salisbury's Memoirs of the Papal Court. Ioannis Saresberiensis Historia Pontificalis

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., 1962. 2nd printing. Hardcover. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. Name of former owner on flyleaf. l, 109 p. w/ footnots, appendices, index. A memoir of a kind, covering John's time at the Papal court from 1148-1152 and is a work of great detail. The Anglo-Saxon priest John was later secretary to Becket and was in anterbury at the time of his assination, and became bishop of Chartres a few years later. Very good. Item #18020

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