MAGNIFICENT SET IN FULL DICED CALF
BURNET, Bishop Gilbert ~ History of his Own Time. (Uniformly bound with) The History of the Reformation.
Oxford: University Press, 1833 & London: Scott, Webster, & Geary, 1841
10 volumes, 9inches tall. Comprising the 'History of His own Time', complete in 6 volumes bound uniformly with 'The History of the Reformation', complete in 4 volumes. An extremely handsome full diced calf with gilt raised bands, twin labels and dense gilt tooling to the panels, Bookplate. Slight speckling to the boards. Slight foxing to the preliminaries, otherwise clean. A splendid set of these works by the great late 17th and early 18th century philosopher and historian.