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Thomas Babington Macaulay - Macaulay's history of England : 4 volume set - 1890

Thomas Babington Macaulay - Macaulay's history of England : 4 volume set

Volume I - 1890 - 601 pages
Volume II - 1890 - 595 pages
Volume III - 1890 - 548 pages
Volume IV - 1890 - 581 pages

- Published 1890
- Gilt lettering and monograms to spines

Condition : Good/fair
- Clean, bright contents
- Firm bindings
- Small age-related surface wear; otherwise all is fine


Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay of Rothley (1800-1859), a prominent English historian, Whig politician, orator, essayist and poet.

The History is considered the magnum opus of Macaulay and has always been praised for its literary style but is often criticized for being the embodiment of Whig interpretation of history.


Object Book
Number of Books 4
Subject Collected works, Fine Bindings, History, Literature, No Reserve Price, Reference works, Regional interest, Sociology, Technology, Travels
Author/ Illustrator Thomas Babington Macaulay
Book Title Macaulay's history of England : 4 volume set
Condition Good
Publication year oldest item 1890
Edition 1st Edition Thus
Language English
Original language Yes
Publisher Chicago : Donohue, Henneberry & Co. 407-425 Dearborn Street
Binding/ Material Hardback
Number of pages 2325
Dimensions 19×12.5 cm
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