NEAT SET IN HALF BURGUNDY CALF
PRESCOTT, William H. ~ The Works. (Comprising ‘Conquest of Mexico’; ‘Conquest of Peru’; ‘Ferdinand and Isabella’; ‘Philip the Second’; Critical and Historical Essays’).
London: Richard Bentley, 1849-1855
12 volume set, 7 inches tall. Half burgundy calf. A neat and tidy set with gilt raised bands, orange labels and marbled edges. Portraits and folding maps. Armorial bookplates. A pleasing set of the works of this eminent American historian, specialist in late Renaissance Spain and the early Spanish Empire.