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12 vols, hardback, 9 x 5.5 ins. Quarter bound in green calf leather binding with red morocco leather spine labels lettered in gilt, raised and decorative gilt banding to spine. Marbled paper boards, green endpapers and red speckled edges. In very good conditions. Edges and corners a little rubbed and slightly bumped. Some scuffs/chips to leather on corners. Some light rubbing to boards, some rubbing and darkening to spines. No penned inscriptions. Some small foxing spots and some minor handling marks else a very clean and tight set. 12 vols. 500-600pp per vol. 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. In Twelve Volumes. 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., 1856-1870:
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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, 1870, 1852