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Hardback. Size approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In full calf leather binding with red morocco leather spine label, raised banding, and extensive gilt decoration to spine, gilt edging to boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good condition. Some fading/lightening to spine. Minor rubbing to corners. Some darkening to edges of endpapers, with some minor foxing to endpapers and title page. With neat inscription. Else a very clean and tight copy. 510pp. with Engraved frontis. 2 b&w plates; Map of Peru and facsimile signatures of Francisco Pizarro. Gilt lettering to front reads “Christ’s Hospital.”
Title: History of the Conquest of Peru. With a Preliminary View of the Civilization of the Incas. New and Revised Edition, with the Author’s Latest Corrections and Additions. Edited by John Foster Kirk.
Publisher: London. Swan Sonnenschein & Co. Ltd. 1886 new edition:
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Seller ID: 76542
Keywords: HISTORY PRESCOTT, William H., History of the Conquest of Peru, With a Preliminary View of the Civilization of the Incas, leather, decorative, fine binding, 1847, 1886 new edition, New and Revised, John Foster Kirk, Christ’s Hospital, calf leather,