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A Short History of the English People. Illustrated Edition. Edited by Mrs. J. R. Green and Miss. Kate Norgate.
London: Macmillan and Co. 1898.

4 vols. 8vo. (25 x 17 cm). Contemporary tree calf prize binding for Wellington College by Bickers and Son. Sides with gilt decorated edges and gilt medallion of the college stamped to centre, spines with raised bands and richly gilt, marbled endpapers and edges. Chromolithograph plates, numerous woodcut illustrations throughout the text. 2 very minor abrasions to spine ends, generally in excellent condition. A very handsome set. Wellington printed prize label to inside front cover, but anonymous, with no donor or donatee inscribed.

Price £ 400.00
Stock Code 52931
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