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History of Europe From the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV [1815] to the  Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII… by  Sir Archibald ALISON - Hardcover - 1860 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 73690)

History of Europe From the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV [1815] to the Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII [1852]. Volume IV only: June 1844 through 1852.

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History of Europe From the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV [1815] to the Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII [1852]. Volume IV only: June 1844 through 1852.

by ALISON, Sir Archibald

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New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1860. Hardcover. Volume 4 only in author's four volume series (Spine says Vol VIII but title page has work as Volume IV). In tan calf leather with raised bands and titling on spine in gilt on black blocks. Endpapers and text block edges marbled. Hinges good, with some abrading to the calf at the spine. Volume has been exposed to dampness, interior pages are rippled but with no apparent dampstains. Prev. owner's bookplate at front pastedown. Textblock firm and intact. Includes 147-page extensive index of the events of European history from 1815-1852 for all four volumes of this series. A handsome, though faultily labeled, volume in this important work on the history of Europe. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 542, 147, (2, ads) pages .

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Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
73690
Title
History of Europe From the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV [1815] to the Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII [1852]. Volume IV only: June 1844 through 1852.
Author
ALISON, Sir Archibald
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1860
Bookseller catalogs
>>History; >>European History;

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