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THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND with THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME

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THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND with THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME

by A'Beckett, Gilbert A

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
Condition
Near Fine/No Jacket - Issued
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London: Bradbury, Agnew & Co, 1864. c. 1864. Bindings and contents quite fine, the hand-colored plates exceptionally bright. Three volumes bound as two. Large 8vo. xviii, 320p, 304p; xii, 308p. in original blue cloth box. Profusely illustrated by John Leech with many wood engravings and 30 hand-colored steel engravings. From the publishers of Punch. Uniformly bound in full blue polished calf with marbled endpapers, a.e.g., the spines with red and green title labels gilt and ornate panel ornaments, the upper covers with pictorial gilt vignettes and gilt edges. Original cloth cover and spine bound in rear of each volume. All tight and clean. A beautiful set.. . Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket - Issued. Illus. by Leech, John. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
DBookmahn's Used and Rare Military Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
012001
Title
THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND with THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME
Author
A'Beckett, Gilbert A
Illustrator
Leech, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket - Issued
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bradbury, Agnew & Co
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1864
Keywords
England, Rome, Punch, Illustrations
Bookseller catalogs
History; Britain;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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About DBookmahn's Used and Rare Military Books

Specializing in quality military history books on the Napoleonic Wars, Civil War, WWI and WWII, German military and Vietnam. We also sell new Schiffer and Fedorowicz military books at 20% discount from publishers list price.

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