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Transylvania The Land Beyond the Forest

By: Cornish, Louis C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Dorrance & Company: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A35902

Condition: Very Good+

This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. "The earliest known reference to Transylvania appears in a Medieval Latin document in 1075 as ultra silvam, meaning "beyond the forest" (ultra meaning "beyond" or "on the far side of" and the accusative case of sylva (sylvam) "woods, forest"). Transylvania, with an alternative Latin prepositional prefix, means ... View more info