Hardback with slip cover, 1999. Folio Society.
Book in as new condition, slip cover in very good condition with some slight shelf wear, and a sticker mark.
Illustrated with 41 colour and black and white plates. A volume in the Folio Society's A History of England series each one chosen for its status as literature or its contribution to historiography. With essays by Frank Hardie, Lord Blake, Roland Quinault, Roy Jenkins, Algernon Cecil, Asa Briggs, Gertrude Himmelfarb, Pat Thane, John Stokes, Donald read, Richard Jenkyns, Angela Lambert and F. B. Smith.