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HISTORY OF THE CONQUEST OF MEXICO, with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes by  William H Prescott - Hardcover - Eighth - 1851 - from Frey Fine Books (SKU: 000029)

HISTORY OF THE CONQUEST OF MEXICO, with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes

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HISTORY OF THE CONQUEST OF MEXICO, with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes

by Prescott, William H

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  • hardcover
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. Eighth. Hardcover. Very Good/No jacket as issued. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. A Very Good set. 3 volumes. 4to. xvi, 488; xviii, 480; xvii, 524 pp., illustrated with engraved portrait frontispieces, maps, and plates. Bound in tooled cloth, with titles in gilt on spine. Cloth on spines chipped, particularly the first and third volumes. Many signatures uncut. Only defect is the cloth chipping on the spines, else a near fine set.

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Bookseller Inventory #
000029
Title
HISTORY OF THE CONQUEST OF MEXICO, with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortes
Author
Prescott, William H
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No jacket as issued
Quantity available
1
Edition
Eighth
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1851
Keywords
Prescott, Aztec, Mayan, COnquistador, Spanish history, Age of exploration
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Glossary

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chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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