Published 1970 by Thames & Hudson. Navy blue cloth board covers with gilt lettering. Dustjacket. Spine slightly faded. Inside pages are slightly age-yellowed. Generally in good condition. Large format.
An attractive 'coffee-table' book that traces the history of the nineteenth century. Profusely illustrated with 668 illustrations, 211 in color, 457 photographs, engravings, drawings and maps Texts by Asa Briggs, John Roberts, James Joll, F. Bedaria, F. m. L. Thompson, John Rohl, Brian Bond, A. P. Thornton, Marcus Cunliffe, and Hugh Seton-Watson.