William Smith, London, 1839. "Translated from the French editions with variations and additions from many celebrated Mss by Thomas Johnes Esq. To which are prefixed a life of the author, an essay on his works and a criticism on his history." From title page. 2 large volumes in brown leather with 5 raised bands on spines and gilt lines edging the boards. Spines are heavily gilted and are a little faded. Volume 2 has a repaired slit to the top front of the spine. The edges of the boards are a little worn. Page edges and end papers are marbled. Contents tight with age discolouration and scattered foxing throughout. Inscription "For George" in both volumes. 768pp & 733pp. This is a nice set. These are heavy books so please check postage with bookseller.
Second hand Hardback