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Full calf, spines in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering on one burgundy and one black label in two compartments, intricated gilt tooling in remainder, gilt double borders on covers, rolled gilt tooling on board edges, blind-stamped dentelles, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers. Philip Henry Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope FRS (1805 – 1875), styled Viscount Mahon between 1816 and 1855, was a British politician and historian. He held political office under Sir Robert Peel in the 1830s and 1840s but is best remembered for his contributions to cultural causes and for his historical writings. . Brief gift inscription on preliminary page of Volume 1 dated June 10, 1885, otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD. A very attractive set. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: History of England from The Peace of Utrecht...
Editorial: John Murray
Año de publicación: 1858
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: Fifth Edition. First Printing.
Descripción Bernhard Tauchnitz. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Condition: Very Good +; "UTRECHT TO THE PEACE OF VERSAILLES,1713-1783,COMPLETE SEVEN VOLUME SET. 16mo.Three-quarters bound in red calf with marbled paper boards, gilt fillet accents and marbled edged text block.The spine is truly exquisite with five raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling and black and brown morocco title labels with gilt stamped titling. Set is very solid, only very slight wear to head/tail of spines, joints and extremities.Marbled paper boards are lightly rubbed in spots and dust soiling to head of text block.Spine of Vol.2 is missing both title labels and Vol.7 is missing one.The interiors of the set are lightly foxed with occasional damp staining near edges,and a book plate on all the front pastedowns." Leather. Nº de ref. de la librería 54318
Descripción Tauchnitz, Leipzig, 1854. Hardcover (Half Leather). Estado de conservación: Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: No Dust Jacket. Copyright Edition. 1853-1854. From the Collection Of British Authors Series Volumes CCXIX - CCLXXV. Vol I. 1713-1720. Vol II. 1720-1740 Vol III. 1740-1748. Vol IV. 1748-1763. Vol V. 1763-1774. Vol. VI. 1774-1780. Vol VII. 1780-1783. Book Four Volume Seven contains 'Growth Of The English Constitution From The Earliest Times By Edward A Freeman 1872 Tauchnitz Volume 1222. Books - in Good half leather and marble papered boards with four raised bands, gilt lettering and decoration to the spines and marbled end papers and extreme page edges - some marking to the boards, some rubbing and wearing to the edges and corners and some loss to the top of spine to Book 2, 3 & 4. Contents : Book 1 [Volumes I & II] has a tear to free front end paper professionally repaired with archival tape. All four books have scattered browning with light staining to the extreme edges of the first few pages in the fourth book, previous owner's book plates and owner's initials otherwise are clean and tightly bound. Size: 6 inches tall by 4.5 inches. xii, 426, xii, 408, xii, 447, xiv, 413, xiv, 392, xii, 404, xiv, 436 inc index, 287 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6696. This is a SET of books, therefore heavier than a standard volume, and will involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Nº de ref. de la librería 6696