Hume, Smollet - History of England by Hume and Smollett - 10 volumes - ca.1877

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Hume, Smollet - History of England by Hume and Smollett - 10 volumes - ca.1877
128 Plates [Tissue Guards] by Eminent Artists - 10 Double Page Colour Maps - Cover and Spine Profusely Gilt Decorated.

History of England by Hume and Smollett
From the Earliest Times to the Present: With a Continuation
to the Year 1872 by E. H. Nolan.
Virtue & Company ca. 1877. Uniform size 28.5 x 19 cm.
Decorated hardcover. Very good condition.
Original gilt pictorial blue beveled front boards.
Double ruled gilt borders and triple gilt page edges.
Ornate tooling and gilt titles to spine.
128 plates with tissue guards. 10 double page colour maps.
One of the most beautiful histories ever produced.

Volume 1: 366 pages.
Volume 2: 319 pages.
Volume 3: 319 pages.
Volume 4: 319 pages.
Volume 5: 319 pages.
Volume 6: 319 pages.
Volume 7: 319 pages.
Volume 8: 295 pages.
Volume 9: 319 pages.
Volume 10: 311 pages + viii.

(Total 10)
A very heavy set of 13 kgs.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery

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