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Pictorial Ancient History of the World, from the Earliest Ages to the Death of Constantine the Great; Pictorial History of the Middle Ages, from the Death of Constantine the Great to the Discovery of America by Columbus [and] Pictorial Modern History, from the Discovery of America by Columbus to the Present Time
Book #: 012864

Author: Frost, John
Publisher: Walker & Gillis / Charles J. Gillis
Place: Philadelphia
Year: 1846
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. 3 volumes in 2. Bound with gilt-stamped black leather spines and corners with brown cloth over boards, 4 raised bands, all edges gilt, spines have a I and II roman numeral on spines, extensively illustrated in black and white with plates and in-text illustrations. Volume I contains all of the Ancient History volume: (xvi), 368 pages, and includes the first five chapters of the Middle Ages volume: pages 13-224. Volume II includes the title page, preface, table of contents, list of illustrations, and chapters 6-9 for the Middle Ages volume: pages (xii), 225-360; then the Modern History volume begins: (xii), 368 pages. Both volumes: Covers stained, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, end papers toned, staining throughout but still highly readable. Quantity Available: 0. Shipped Weight: 7 lbs 8 oz. Category: History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 012864.