Title The Historie of Great Britaine Under the Conquests of the Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans, Their Originals, Manners, Habits,... The Second Edition.
Publisher Printed for John Beale for George Humble, 1623 2nd.
Seller ID 78856
Large hardback, approx 13.5 x 8.5 inches. Suede leather binding, with black leather spine label lettered in gilt, raised banding; embossed decorative border to boards. In good condition. Covers are worn; corners bumped and chipped, front hinge cracked, rear hinge slightly split, chips to ends and leather on spine, some darkening and marks to boards. Cloth tape & sellotape reinforcements to endpapers. Two neat inscriptions to endpapers and one to top of dedication page. Some minor darkening to pages, a couple of very small handling marks, a couple of minor spots and some slight offsetting from print else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 1258pp + Index (unpaginated.); Numerous text illustrations, including coins, etc.; many decorative chapter headings and tailpeices.
HISTORY SPEED, JOHN: The Historie of Great Britaine, Printed for John Beale for George Humble, Under the Conquests of the Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans, Their Originals, Manners, Habits,... The Second Edition, 1623, 2nd, leather, illustrated, early, 17th cent, 1600’s