The Middle Ages.
London: John Murray, 1834. 2 volume set, 8 1/2 inches tall. A most attractive Early Victorian full calf for Hatchards with a densely gilt tooled smooth back and contrasting red label. Blind fillets and corner tools frame the boards. The armorial bookplate of John Arkwright. A splendid copy of Hallam's 'View of the state of Europe during the Middle Ages'.