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West Coast Rare Books

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Knight, The Popular History of England. [Inscribed and Signed by the Author].

Knight, The Popular History of England. [Inscribed and Signed by the Author].

Knight, Charles. The Popular History of England. [Inscribed and Signed by the Author]. An Illustrated History of Society and Government from the Earliest Period to our own Times. First Edition. Eight Volumes – Complete Set. London, Bradbury and Evans, 1856 – 1862. 21.5 x 14.5 cm. Vol.1: viii, 492 / Vol.2: xii, 500 / Vol.3: xi, 499 / x, (2), 499 / Vol.5: xii, (2), 483 / Vol.6: x, 472 / Vol.7: xvi, 582 / Vol.8: xvi, 672 pages. All volumes illustrated throughout with numerous Plates, Illustrations in text and one folding Map of London Fine uniform contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Marbled end papers. Red speckled edges. Spine labels with gilt title and volume numbers. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Edges dust dulled. Internally mildly age darkened and occasional mild foxing. Inscribed and signed by the Author Charles Knight on second blank of first volume, dated Sept. 21, 1860. A very nice set in a fine and sturdy binding.

Our price: EUR 800,-- 

Knight, The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History [Signed by the Author].
Knight, The Popular History of England. [Inscribed and Signed by the Author].
Knight, The Popular History of England. [Inscribed and Signed by the Author].
Knight, The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History [Signed by the Au
Knight, The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History [Signed by the Au
Knight, The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History [Signed by the Au
Knight, The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History [Signed by the Au
Knight, The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History [Signed by the Au

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