The Secret History of the Mongols, for the First Time, Done into English Out of the Original Tongue and Provided with Exegetical Commentary. V. 1 Translation
Cleaves, Francis Woodman

Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1982 First edition Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. lxv (1), 277 p. w/ footnotes, index nominum, index verborum. A translation of the oldest surviving literary work, in this case a history, in the Mongolian language sometime after the death of Genghis Khan for the royal court. V. 1 only. The second volume (which we do not have) consisted of commentary by Cleaves. Very good Hardcover (Item ID: 17965)


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