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Six volumes. Small 4to. 418; 412; 383; 448; 678, 668, [4 ads] pp. Half titles, frontispieces, red and black decorative title in vol. 1, color map (vol. 1), steel engravings and numerous woodcuts; small ink stain p. 5 and printed number on verso of plate facing p.193 (vol. 1), occasional light foxing. Original gilt and blind stamped half dark brown morocco over textured maroon cloth, marbled fore-edges and endpapers; slightly rubbed/gnawed. Previous owner's ink signature. Very good. HANDSOME LEATHER BOUND SET. Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot was a noted French historian, orator, and statesman. His Popular History of France is an attractive and engrossing narrative, here presented in an easily readable English translation by Robert Black.
Title: A Popular History of France, From the Earliest Times. . .with 300 illustrations by A. De Neuville, translated by Robert Black, M. A. [6 volumes].
Publisher: Boston:, Dana Estes and Charles E. Lauriat, .: 1869
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: LV1929