A POPULAR HISTORY OF ENGLAND, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ACCESSION OF VICTORIA (FOUR VOLUMES). Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot.
A POPULAR HISTORY OF ENGLAND, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ACCESSION OF VICTORIA (FOUR VOLUMES)
A POPULAR HISTORY OF ENGLAND, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ACCESSION OF VICTORIA (FOUR VOLUMES)
A POPULAR HISTORY OF ENGLAND, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ACCESSION OF VICTORIA (FOUR VOLUMES)

A POPULAR HISTORY OF ENGLAND, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ACCESSION OF VICTORIA (FOUR VOLUMES)

Boston, Mass: Estes and Lauriat, 1876. Leather-bound. Four royal octavos, three-quarter calf over marbled boards, ruled in blind, and marbled edges all around. Gilt designs to spine, with two contrasting spine labels (red and black) to each volume. Five raised bands, six compartments. Marbled endpapers.Translated by M.M. Ripley. Fully illustrated with wood and steel plates, from drawings "by the most celebrated artists, among whom are A. de Neuville, Sir John Gilbert, P. Leyendecker, G. Staal, Emile Bayard, and T. Weber. 70 illustrations in Volume I alone, and the others similar. Vol. I 408 pp.; Vol. II 448 pp.; Vol. III 408 pp.; Vol. IV 458 pp. Minor scuffing to leather, and some rub-through to corners. Neat stamp impression with owner's name ("From The Private Library of ____") to each front and rear endpaper. Overall, lovely set. Very Good Plus. Item #75418

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