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A Short History of the English People (four volumes)


J. R. Green


Macmillan & Co. 1892

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Very Good  | 

Impressive illustrated edition of Green's pioneering history of England that eschews War and International politics and focuses on English people and society; which, according to Green, was more influential to the nation and its development than battles and kings. With numerous b/w illustrations within the text plus b/w and colour plates and maps. Half leather with textured cloth. Raised bands. Top edges gilt. Fore-edges rough-cut. Marbled end-papers. Royal 8vo. Some rubbing to leather edges. Mild foxing to fore-edge, front-matter and very occasionally within. Some light marking to cloth. Contents tight and square. A Bright set. very good. *Due to size and weight, extra shipping may apply to overseas orders*

£160 + FREE shipping