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HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS; from the Death of William the Silent to the Synod of Dort. Two Volumes Only, of Four by  John Lothrop Motley - Hardcover - 1861 - from Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. (SKU: 3386)

HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS; from the Death of William the Silent to the Synod of Dort. Two Volumes Only, of Four

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HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS; from the Death of William the Silent to the Synod of Dort. Two Volumes Only, of Four

by Motley, John Lothrop

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  • hardcover
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1861. Half-Leather. Very Good+. Octavo. A full view of the English-Dutch struggle against Spain, and of the origin and destruction of the Spanish Armada. In two volumes (of 4 volumes), 532pp., 563pp., illustrated, bound in half brown polished calf over marbled paper covered boards, contrasting brown leather labels gilt with four compartments decorated in gilt, all edges marbled with matching endpapers. Previous owner's name dated 1861 and 1864, light scattered foxing to endpapers and frontispiece map; a very good+ set.

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book dealer
Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
3386
Title
HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS; from the Death of William the Silent to the Synod of Dort. Two Volumes Only, of Four
Author
Motley, John Lothrop
Format/binding
Half-Leather
Book condition
second hand - Very Good+
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1861
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About Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc.

We specialize in Rare and Antiquarian First Editions, Literature, Americana, Important Manuscripts and Historic Autographs.

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marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or... [more]
good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding. Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat 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]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [more]

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