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Complete in 3 volumes. Books measure 11 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches. Collation, xv,394, 12pp, 479,,456,38pp, volume 1, engraved frontis, and engraved portrait, volumes 2 & 3, engraved frontis,, half titles present, eratta page in volume 1 cut down, but text complete. Bound in full period tree calf, flat gilt bands, ornate gilt tooling, gilt dentells to board edges, marble endpapers. Calf light rubbed on corners and edges, hinge joints cracked, a couple of boards tender but holding, some abrasion wear. Generally, although the bindings are showing signs of wear, and boards are loose, a very attractive set. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A nice set, in attractive period bindings.
Title: THE HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF THE EMPEROR CHARLES V. With a view of the progress of society in Europe, from the subversion of the Roman Empire, to the beginning of the sixteenth century
Edition: First Edition.
Publisher: London, Published by London: printed by W. and W. Strahan for W. Strahan; T. Cadell in the Strand; and J. Balfour at Edinburgh,: 1769
Binding: Full Period Tree Calf
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 096725
Keywords: Emperor Charles V. Roman Empire