The Works. The History of Scotland; The History of the reign of the Emperor Charles V; The History of America; An Historical Disquisition concerning the Knowledge which the Ancients had of India.
London: Cadell, 1794. 10 volume set, 8 1/2 inches tall. A superb Georgian tree calf with gilt bands, typical late 18th century gilt tooling to the panels, triple labels and an Etruscan key gilt rolls framing the boards. Speckled blue edges. Embellished with 6 plates and 5 folding maps. Minor foxing and slight rubbing but a fine set of these classic histories.