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Critical and Historical Essays Contributed to the Edinburgh Review (Two Volumes)

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Two volume set with dark blue calf covers, gilt decoration and titles on the ridged spines, gilt school crest (Charterhouse) on the front boards, gilt outlining on front and back boards, gilt decoration on board edges, blind stamped on leather where turned to inside of boards. Some cracking along the hinge lines. Vol I has a few light indentation marks on the boards and one small stain at the top of the back board. Vol II has some very light surface marks on the front board. Both front pastedowns have Charterhouse prize plates. Marbled endpapers, marbled page edges. The pages next to the front and back endpapers are foxed but the remainder of the text is clean. Both books appear to be little used, bindings are tight. An excellent two volume set of these essays. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. He also held political office as Secretary at War between 1839 and 1841 and Paymaster-General between 1846 and 1848.

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Added value:
Two volume set
Author(s):
Macualay, Thomas Babington
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1903
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1835
Publisher:
Longmans Green and Co

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Two volume set with dark blue calf covers, gilt decoration and titles on the ridged spines, gilt school crest (Charterhouse) on the front boards, gilt outlining on front and back boards, gilt decoration on board edges, blind stamped on leather where turned to inside of boards. Some cracking along the hinge lines. Vol I has a few light indentation marks on the boards and one small stain at the top of the back board. Vol II has some very light surface marks on the front board. Both front pastedowns have Charterhouse prize plates. Marbled endpapers, marbled page edges. The pages next to the front and back endpapers are foxed but the remainder of the text is clean. Both books appear to be little used, bindings are tight. An excellent two volume set of these essays. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. He also held political office as Secretary at War between 1839 and 1841 and Paymaster-General between 1846 and 1848.

Added value:
Two volume set
Author(s):
Macualay, Thomas Babington
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1903
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1835
Publisher:
Longmans Green and Co

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