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Medieval Number Symbolism: Its Sources, Meaning and Influence on Thought and Expression by Vincent Foster Hopper - 1st - 1938 - from Appledore Books, ABAA and

Medieval Number Symbolism: Its Sources, Meaning and Influence on Thought and Expression

by Vincent Foster Hopper

Condition: Collectible; Very Good

Columbia University Press, 1938. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. The 1938 1st edition of this uncommon study of Medieval number symbolism, handsomely re-bound (with new endsheets) in an institutional dark brown, with bright gilt-lettering at the spine. Glue residue at both pastedowns and a pocket ghost at the front free endpaper. Still though, tight and VG and very presentable. Quarto, 241 pgs.


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