Works Of Lord Macaulay. [ Fine Bindings] 14 Dazzling Volumes

By: Lord Macaulay

Price: $895.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

8VO; Books released over time bound to match all bindings. 8vo. Tan leather with heavily gilt decorated spine and red and green accents. Marbled endpapers. Top edges gilt. (1-5) The History of England. 2nd edition. 1849-1861. (6-8) Critical and Historical Essays contributed to the Edinburgh Review. 1848. Fifth edition. (9-10) Trevelyan, George Otto. Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay. 1876. (11-12) Miscellaneous Writings. 1860. (13) Speeches. 1854. (14) Lays of Ancient Rome. 1852. Provenance From the library of Jacob A. Stein. Condition Near fine. Interiors lightly aged. Very sIight wear to spine edges and corners. Book plate stating "Sata Wissa" on front pastedowns. Would stand out as a high point on any book shelf. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay, FRS FRSE PC (25 October 1800 – 28 December 1859) was a British historian and Whig politician. ... He played a major role in the introduction of English and western concepts to education in India. 'Lays of Ancient Rome' has no volume number but is 1852 same edition and publisher. This single volume is uniform in every way except that it is one inch wider being 6.5" x 8.875". All others are 5.5" x 8.875" and the total footprint is about 19".

Title: Works Of Lord Macaulay. [ Fine Bindings] 14 Dazzling Volumes

Author Name: Lord Macaulay

Categories: History,

Edition: New edition

Publisher: London, Longmans, Brown, Green and Longman: 1849-1876

Binding: Calf leather

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 39247