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12 vols, hardback, 7 x 5 ins. Quarter bound in calf leather binding with green morocco leather label lettered in gilt, raised and gilt bands and decoration to spine. Brown pebbled cloth Marbled edges, endpapers and boards. In very good condition. Spines darkened, edges and corners rubbed. Some scuff/chips to leather on corners. Some marks and minor rubbing to boards. Bookplates to endpapers “Peter & Margery Morris.” Some light foxing spots and minor handling marks else a clean and tight set. Detailed history of the Tudor period from ca 1529 to 1588. The author describes the social, religious and political background of the times.
Title: History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Defeat of the Spanish Armada. 12 vols. Vols I-III, Henry VIII; IV, Henry VIII and Edward VI; V Edward VI, and Mary; VI, Mary and Elizabeth; VII-XII, Elizabeth.
Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1872:
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Keywords: HISTORY JAMES ANTHONY FROUDE, History , England, Fall of Wolsey, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary, Elizabeth, Spanish Armada, reformation, 12 volumes, Fine Binding, leather, 1872,