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2 Volumes. Large hardbacks, approx 16 x 10 inches. In full polished calf leather bindings, raised and gilt banding to spines, with red & black leather spine labels lettered in gilt. Plain endpapers. In very good conditions. Original binding with some wear, chips to ends of spines, small splits to ends of hinges. Corners bumped. Some chips and marks to leather. Spine labels lacking on vol.2. Partial label missing on vol.1. Some minor handling marks and spots. Neat inscriptions to endpapers “Zach Jefferies 1771, & Mary Goolden, 1832.” A couple of small handling marks to pages, Folding map of Britain torn in middle, tear and small holes to 2 folding plates of “Monument in Westminster Abbey.” Small wormhole to bottom margin pages 802-822 vol.1. Small hole to center of France map at rear of vol.1. Otherwise pages all very clean, bright and tight. 849pp + 806pp. + Index + 12pp ”The Heads...” dated 1736. With 42 B&W engraved plates (3 folding) and 3 folding maps and 7 tables, 1 folding. (Vol.2 lacking one plate James II pg. 741.) With decorative letterpieces, head and tailpieces.
Title: The History of England Written in French by Rapkin. Translated into English with additional notes by N Tindal. The Third Edition. Illustrated with Maps, Genealogical Tables, The Heads and Monuments, and Kings, Engraven on Seventy Copper Plates. In Two Volumes.
Publisher: London, Printed for John & Paul Knapton, 1743 3rd:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 80783
Keywords: HISTORY RAPKIN, DE THOYRAS: The History of England, Written in French by Rapkin, Translated into English with additional notes by N Tindal, The Third Edition, Illustrated with Maps, Genealogical Tables, The Heads and Monuments, and Kings, Engraven on Seventy Copper Plates, In Two Volumes, 1743, 3rd, full polished calf leather bindings, 42 B&W engraved plates, tables, portraits,