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A Half-Century of Conflict [Complete 2-Volume Set] (France and England in North America, Part 6) [Leather Bound] [Jan 01, 1910] Francis Parkman

Condition: Very Good

Very Good. 2 volumes; half-leather bindings; top edges gilt. Complete 2-volume set; very good hardcovers (Little, Brown, 1910, 398 + 416 pages) as pictured; half-leather binding, bright gilt spine-titles and decorations; top edges gilt; boards covered with marbled paper with gilt accents; endpapers consist of same paper; each volume has frontispiece with tissue-guard; pages clean, tight, unmarked; bindings sound and square; minor to moderate scuffing to leather; top fore-edge corners of both volumes are rubbed through; on its way to you the same or next day in bubblewrap; email confirmation; standard (media) mail takes 4-14 days; expedited (priority) mail takes 2-5 days; international orders go by airmail (6-10 days).
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