Halle: Verlag der Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses. 1853. First Edition, First Printing. First edition. Octavo, Bound in mid-20th Century half paper patterned boards with green cloth spine, gilt titles. 351 pp. Foxing and staining to text block, a few old marks to title page and also the title leaf is slightly crumpled; a very good copy. Item #308776
¶ Rare. The first edition of this important work on the Arthurian Magician Figure. Text in German, Welsh, Latin and some English, including transcriptions of verses of Merlins prophecies & The Lord Merlin's Prophecy concerning the King of Scotts, and the Latin 'Vita Merlini'.