Mayne, The Blemyah Stories.

Mayne, The Blemyah Stories.

Bilderbücher. – Englische Sprache. Mayne, William. The Blemyah Stories. Illustrated by Juan Wijngaard. 1st printing. London, Walker Books, 1987. 27x23 cm. 72 p. Hardcover. Green board with gilt title on spine. Very good condition. Jacket very good. Spine edges very easily rubbed. Inside very clean, nearly mint condition.

In words and pictures of rare imaginative power, this book tells the story of a very special year in the life of a medieval priory – the year when the mysterious Blemyahs came. Working by night, unseen by the Brothers, the Blemyahs carved the misericords under the seats in the Quire stalls – images of Adam and Eve, Noah, the Three Kings and many others, which came to life as they were carved…

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