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image of The History of the Decline_Fall of the Roman Empire. With Notes by Dean Milman_M. Guizot

The History of the Decline & Fall of the Roman Empire. With Notes by Dean Milman & M. Guizot

by GIBBON, Edward

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Published
1854
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London: John Murray, 1854. Leatherbound. Very good. London: John Murray, 1854. Leatherbound. 8 volumes. Bound in three-quarter wine morocco leather by Bayntun with marbled boards, top edges gilt, and raised bands. With portraits and maps throughout. H: 9" W: 2" D: 5.75" Edward.....
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Lives of the Queens of England, From the Norman Conquest

by STRICKLAND, Agnes

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Published
1902
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Philadelphia: George Barrie & Son, 1902. Leatherbound. Very good. Philadelphia: George Barrie & Son, 1902. Leatherbound. 16 volumes. Bound in full green morocco leather with all edges gilt, raised bands, & gilt panels. Printed on Japanese vellum, with plates in two states. H: 8.5".....
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Commentaries of the Laws of England. With Notes and Additions by Edward Christian, Esq

by BLACKSTONE, Sir William

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Published
1830
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London: Richard Taylor, 1830. Leatherbound. Very good. London: Richard Taylor, 1830. Leatherbound. Four volumes. Octavo. Bound in full brown morocco gilt, black titles labels. raised bands. H: 8.5" W: 1.5" D: 5.5" Sir. William Blackstone (1723-1780) was an English jurist, judge and Tory.....
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War Speeches and The Post War Speeches

by CHURCHILL, Sir Winston Spencer

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Published
1941
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London: Cassell and Co, 1941. Leatherbound. Very good. London: Cassell and Co., 1941-61. Leatherbound. Twelve volumes. Octavo. Recent bound in full blue morocco leather with all edges gilt, raised bands, and gilt tooling on spines. Sir Winston Spencer-Churchill (1874-1965) was a British politician.....
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The French Revolution

by MCCARTHY, Justin H.

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Published
1890
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London: Chatto and Windus, 1890. Leatherbound. Very good. London: Chatto and Windus, 1890. Leatherbound. Four volumes. Octavo. Bound in full tree calf leather with marbled edges, raised bands, & gilt panels on spines. H: 8.75" W: 1.5" D: 5.5" Justin Huntly McCarthy (1859-1936) was.....
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The Invasion of Crimea

by KINGLAKE, Alexander William

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Published
1863
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Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1863. Leatherbound. Very good. Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1863. Leatherbound. Eight volumes .Octavo Bound in full wine calf with marbled edges and raised bands & gilt tooling on spines. H: 8.75" W: 1.5" D: 6
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The Works

by DISRAELI, Benjamin

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Published
1904
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The Prime Minister's Edition
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London: M. Walter Dunne, 1904. The Prime Minister's Edition. Leatherbound. Very good. London: M. Walter Dunne, 1904. The Prime Minister's Edition. Leatherbound. Twenty volumes. Octavo. Limited to one hundred sets. Bound in full wine morocco doublures, with top edges gilt, raised bands, and ornate gilt tooling on.....
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Famous Decisive Battles of the World. Or, History From the Battle-field

by KING, Captain Charles

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Published
1890
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Philadelphia: J.C. McCurdy & Co, 1890. Leatherbound. Very good. Philadelphia: J.C. McCurdy & Co., N.D., Circa 1890s. Leatherbound. One volume. Octavo. Bound in three quarter red morocco with marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, & gilt panels on spine.
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The Works

by MOTLEY, John L.

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Published
1903
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London: John Murray, 1903. Leatherbound. Very good. London: John Murray, 1903. Leatherbound. Nine volumes. Octavo. Bound in three quarter tan calf by Zaehnsdorf Binders, marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, & ornate gilt on spines. Titles include: "The Rise of The.....
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The Works. with Notes Critical and Explanatory, and a Biographical Memoir by W. Gifford

by JOHNSON, Ben

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Published
1816
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London: G. & W. Nicol, 1816. Leatherbound. Very good. London: G. & W. Nicol, 1816. Leatherbound. Nine volumes. Octavo. Bound in full green morocco by Stikeman and Company, all edges gilt, raised bands, and gilt lettering to spines. A handsome set.
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Racing at Home and Abroad

by RICHARDSON, Charles

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Published
1931
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London: The London and Counties Press Association, 1931. Leatherbound. Very good. London: The London and Counties Press Association, 1923-1931. Leatherbound. Three volumes. Folio. Limited to four hundred seventy-five copies, this is #144. Bound in publisher's gilt-ruled-and-lettered brown morocco with gilt-lettered spines and gilt top edges. Titles.....
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Racing in America 1866-1921

by VOSBURG, W.S.

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Published
1922
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New York: The Scribner Press, 1922. Leatherbound. Very good. New York: The Scribner Press, 1922. Leatherbound. One volume. Folio. Bound in three quarter black morocco with marbled boards, raised bands, with gilt panels. Profusely illustrated throughout. Privately printed for the Jockey Club.
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Queen Victoria

by HOLMES, Richard R.

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Published
1897
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London & Paris: Boussod, Valodon, & Co, 1897. Leatherbound. Very good. London & Paris: Boussod, Valodon, & Co., 1897. Leatherbound. One volume. Folio. Bound in full brown morocco, top edges gilt, raised bands, & gilt panels. Profusely illustrated throughout, including a colored frontispiece.
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The Wits and Beaux of Society

by WHARTON, Grace & Phillip

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Published
1890
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London: J.W. Jarvis & Son, 1890. Leatherbound. Very good. London: J.W. Jarvis & Son, 1890. Leatherbound. Two volumes. Octavo. Bound in full brown morocco by Bayntun Binders, with all edges gilt & ornate gilt on covers and spines. Extra-illustrated with 150 portraits & views.....
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Remarkable Women of France

by HAGARD, Lieut-Col. Andrew C.P.

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Published
1911
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London: Stanley Paul, 1911. Leatherbound. Very good. London: Stanley Paul, 1911. Leatherbound. Thirteen volumes. Octavo. Bound in three quarter blue morocco with top edges gilt and gilt tooling on spines by Sangorski & Sutcliffe for Brentano's. Titles include "The France of Joan.....
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image of Admirable Curiosities, Rarities, and Wonders in England, Scotland, & Ireland. Being an Account of Many Remarkable Persons and Places, and Likewise of Battles, Sieges, etc.

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Westminster: Machell Stace, 1811. Leatherbound. Very good. Westminster: Machell Stace, 1811. Leatherbound. One volume. Quarto. Bound in three quarter brown morocco with marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, & gilt panels. Profusely illustrated.
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World History. The Growth of Western Civilization

by FLENLEY, Ralph & WEECH, William Nassau

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Published
1936
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London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1936. Leatherbound. Very good. London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1936. Leatherbound. One volume. Octavo. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in three quarter blue morocco, marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, & gilt panels. Also profusely illustrated with four.....
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Highland Dress, Arms, & Ornament

by CAMPBELL, Lord Archibald

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Published
1899
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Westminster: Archibald Constable & Co, 1899. Leatherbound. Very good. Westminster: Archibald Constable & Co., 1899. Leatherbound. One volume. Quarto. Limited to two hundred and fifty copies. Bound three quarter blue morocco with top edges gilt, raised bands, and gilt spine. Profusely illustrated throughout!...
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A History of the American People

by WILSON, Woodrow

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Published
1903
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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1903. Leatherbound. Very good. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1903. Leatherbound. Five volumes. Bound in three quarter red morocco with top edges gilt, raised bands, and gilt panels on spine Generously illustrated with portraits, maps, floor plans, and other.....
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The Theater of the Greeks. A Series of Papers Relating to the History and Criticism of the Greek Drama

by DONALDSON, John William

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Published
1836
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Cambridge: John Smith, 1836. Leatherbound. Very good. Cambridge: John Smith, 1836. Leatherbound. One volume. Octavo. Bound in full blue calf with marbled edges & inside boards, raised bands, and ornate gilt on spines. Comes with a folding map at the frontispiece...
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