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Four volumes, large 8vo [text block 255 x 175mm], contemporary red half morocco over red cloth covered boards, the sides and corners gilt ruled, the spines with raised bands, the compartments gilt panelled, lettered direct in two compartments, the remaining compartments with gilt royal arms and English rose at centres, top edge gilt the other edges untrimmed, marbled endpapers, engraved bookplate of Sir George Herbert Farrar, D.S.O. on all front pastedowns. VOLUME 1: coloured map frontispiece, text illustrations, coloured and monochrome plates, cxxxv, 468pp. VOLUME 2: tissue-guarded coloured frontispiece, text illustrations, coloured and monochrome plates, vi, 469-931pp. VOLUME 3: coloured folding frontispiece (misfolded and creased), text illustrations, coloured and monochrome plates, [iv] 933-1408pp. VOLUME 4: Text illustrations, coloured and monochrome plates, [iv], 1411-1906pp. Extremities slightly rubbed; volume 1's headcap slightly pulled and chipped; else a very good, sound and attractive set of this still reputable popular history. Will want extra postage. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 56496
Titel: A Short History of the English People. ...
Verlag: London; Macmillan & Co
Buchbeschreibung The Macmillan Company 1902-1903, London and New York, 1902. Four hardcover books: good. Illustrated edition, blue cloth with gilt, edited by Mrs J. R. Green and Miss Kate Norgate. With thirty-one plates, some of which are colored and including two folding plates, tissue guards. Foxing to pages, rubbing on spine and covers, light stains on covers, edgewear, small tears on some edges, volume one has little damage on spine, perhaps biodepredation, colored maps and fine engraved illustrations (many full-page). Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 123790
Buchbeschreibung Harper And Brothers, 1898. Hardcover. Zustand: Used: Very Good. 1898 Harper's 4 volume set in maroon cloth with gilt titles and elaborate gilt decoration to front boards. Top edge gilt. Tight and unmarked. Illustrated throughout. oversized and overweight. Please email for photos. Larger books or sets may require additional shipping charges. Books sent via US Postal. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 55355