The History of England. by HUME, David & SMOLLETT, Tobias

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CLASSIC ENGLISH HISTORY IN 18TH CENTURY TREE CALF

The History of England.

London: T. Cadell, 1789-93. 13 volume set, 9 inches tall. Comprising an 8 volume set by Hume, "...from the invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution in 1688" and the continuation by Smollett, a 5 volume set, "...from the Revolution to the Death of George the Second". Uniformly bound in a most attractive 18th century tree calf with gilt bands, splendid twin labels, two panels densely gilt tooled and two with typical Regency gilt tooling. Embellished with 2 engraved portraits of the authors and a further 39 full page engraving of the monarchs. Slight marking and rubbing to the spines and some sporadic light foxing but overall a clean and impressive set of this great History of England.

Book ID: 5584
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