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HISTORY OF THE CONQUEST OF MEXICO

by Prescott, William H

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London: G. Routledge & Co., 1854. With a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror Hernando Cortez. Two volumes. Previous owner's name on both title pages. Yellow endpapers, with a small stamp on both front paste-down endpapers. Brown cloth with gilt titles. Corners bumped, head and tail of spines lightly worn. VG/VG. Hard Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an esse...[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]
tail
The heel of the spine.
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback.  A...[more]
G
Good describes the average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. (as defined ...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[more]
VG/VG
Very Good Condition book with a Very Good Condition dust jacket. Very Good Condition indicates a used book that does show some ...[more]

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