A Social History of the Fool

New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1984. First American edition. Hardcover. Thin octavo (standard size). Sight wear to edges of boards and dust jacket. Browning of edge of dj. Stamp of former owner on flyleaf. 150 pages with endnotes, bibliography, appendix (chronological list of fool illustrations in English manuscripts), and index. A study of the Fool/Jester figure and its changing meaning in English literature from the Middle Ages to the nineteenth century. Very good / good. Item #8198

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