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THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD IN FIVE BOOKS. Printed in 1628. Folio. Leather. [Travel.]

THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD IN FIVE BOOKS. Printed in 1628. Folio. Leather. [Travel.]

by RALEGH [RALEIGH], Sir Walter

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London: Title: William Stansby for Walter Burre. Colophon: Printed for H. Lownes, G. Lathum, and R. Young, 1628. Fourth Edition. Title page the same as the First Edition of 1614, colophon indicates this to be the 1628 edition, which is the Fourth Edition. Preceded only by three editions: 1614 (which were suppressed by the Archbishop of Canterbury, and ordered to be seized by King James I), 1617, and 1621. This is a very large book, Folio-sized, near 14 inches tall. Collation: Title Page, Second Title Page, [66], 184, 181-555, [1], 510, 515-669, [55] pages. This book is complete, including both ttle pages. In Good condition, and consistent with that book grade. Bound in calf leather, with a morocco label. The binding is from the early to mid 1800's, and shows a lot of generalized wear, as shown. The leather is supple. It has been archivally rebacked, with the spine laid down, the archivally rebacked hinges are sound. The boards are heavily rubbed and worn especially around the edges. The title… Read more
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THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNAL. [ADAM SMITH, ECONOMICS, WEALTH OF NATIONS] First...
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THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNAL. [ADAM SMITH, ECONOMICS, WEALTH OF NATIONS] First Edition. Complete in 20 volumes.

by Edinburgh Review

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THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNALPrinted in 1803-1812.Complete in 20 volumes.Rare and highly desirable.FIRST EDITION/FIRST PRINTING!Printed between 1803 and 1812.This set is well over 200 years old!Complete in 20 volumes.Volume 20 is the index.First Edition in book form, as the set was previously issued in newspaper like format.An important set. Exceedingly rare and unobtainable.The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal was one of the most prominent and widely-circulating of the great British political and literary reviews of the 19th C. From its beginning in 1802 until at least the 1840s. It played an instrumental role in the development of the classical school of economics and its wide circulation helped spread classical liberalism in Britain. The Edinburgh Review, or Critical Journal. FIRST EDITION. Bound in the original leather bindings.Marbled cover. Gilded spine. 8.25 inches tall. Complete 20 volume set. Volume 20 is the index. D Willison, Edinburgh. Printed in 1803 - 1812. CONDITION:… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WILLIAM ROBERTSON. HISTORY OF AMERICA, INDIA, SCOTLAND... Leather set. Complete in 12 volumes

by Robertson, William

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Edinburgh: Peter Hill & Co., et al..., 1818. Robertson's Works, to which is prefixed an account of his life and writings. Bound in full leather bindings. These are prize style bindings. Gilded spines with a castle motif and flags. Printed on quality paper with marginal publisher's notes. Dual ruled trimming on covers. 8.5 inches tall. These take up approximately 13 inches of shelf space. In excellent condition. Very well preserved. These are the original bindings. The hinges are all strongly attached. Held firmly by the underlying cords, some starting. Spines rubbed. Some general rubs/wear. Printed on quality rag paper. Minor foxing. No writing. Engraved frontis, protected in tissue, and a fold out. This set is almost two centuries old. Bound in the original period, full leather bindings. Robertson's complete works: History of Scotland 1542-1603 (1759), History of Charles V (1769), History of America (1777) and The Knowledge which the Ancients had of India (1791). Robertson is a… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WILLIAM ROBERTSON. HISTORY OF AMERICA, INDIA, SCOTLAND... Leather set. Complete in 12 volumes

by Robertson, William

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London: Printed For Cadell and Davies; et al..., 1817. Robertson's Works; to which is prefixed an account of his life and his writings. Bound in full leather bindings. Gilded spines with raised hubs. Dual ruled framing to the covers. Marbled edges and end papers. Printed on quality paper with wide margins. 8.5 inches tall. These take up a little over 12 inches of shelf space. In excellent condition. The hinges are all strongly attached and held extra firm by underlying cords, some starting. Leather still supple, some general rubs/wear. An early bookplate. Printed on quality paper that is near free of any trace of foxing. Complete in 12 volumes. Bound in the highest quality, full leather bindings. Robertson's complete works: History of Scotland 1542-1603 (1759), History of Charles V (1769), History of America (1777) and The Knowledge which the Ancients had of India (1791). He is most famous for his History of Charles V. Robertson is a famous historian, and an important part of any collection.… Read more
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THE WORKS OF THEODORE ROOSEVELT. Library set. President. West. Hunting. Complete in 20 volumes: Complete in 20 volumes

by Roosevelt, Theodore

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New York: Charles Scribner's & Son, 1926. NATIONAL EDITION. Bound in the original green cloth bindings. The labels are intact. The top edges are gilded. Printed on quality paper with an engraved frontis, protected in tissue. VERY GOOD condition. Very fresh, bright, and clean. The hinges are 100% fully attached and fresh. No writing. Roosevelt's works are difficult to obtain. Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt was the 26th President of the United States of America (1901–1909). He is noted for his exuberant personality, range of interests and achievements, and his leadership of the Progressive Movement, as well as his "cowboy" persona and robust masculinity. He was a leader of the Republican Party and founder of the short-lived Progressive ("Bull Moose") Party of 1912. Before becoming President, he held offices at the city, state, and federal levels. Roosevelt's achievements as a naturalist, explorer, hunter, author, and soldier are as much a part of his fame… Read more
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