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4 vols. Hardback, Tall 8vo. 9 x 5.5 inches. In full calf leather bindings with dark calf and light morocco leather spine labels lettered in gilt, gilt decor to spines and raised bands. Gilt paneled boards with inner dentelles. Marbled edges and endpapers. In very good condition. Spines slightly faded. Slight fading to top edge of front board vol.1. Some minor light scratch/rubbing marks to boards. Bookplate to endpapers “Foster.” Some minor spots to endpapers with the odd minor spot and handling marks to pages else very clean and tight copies. Else clean and tight copies. 684, 680, 764 & 836pp. Lord Macaulay’s classic History of England. Intended to end with the death of Queen Anne, the work was interrupted by his death and the final volume was completed by his sister, ending with the reign and death of William III.
Title: The History of England. From the Accession of James the Second. Sixth Edition. In Four Volumes.
Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1850 - 1856 6th:
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Keywords: HISTORY THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY, Lord Macaulay, History of England, James the Second, William III, leather, Fine Binding