The Works of William H. Prescott. (Comprising: Ferdinand & Isabella; Charles V; Philip the Second; Conquest of Mexico; Conquest of Peru; Miscellanies).
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1864. 15 volume set, 8 inches tall. A classic mid-Victorian half calf with gilt raised bands, twin labels and finely gilt tooled panels. Engraved portraits. A very handsome set of these great histories of late Renaissance Spain and the early Spanish Empire.