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1850-1861 5vols The History of England Thomas Babington Macaulay Sixth Ed
1850. Click here to see our other books! The History of England From The Accession of James The Second Thomas Babington Macaulay 1850-61 Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans : London 9" by 5.5" xii, 684pp; xi, 680pp; xi, 764pp; xii, 836pp; viii, 398pp SUMMARY An excellent five volume set of the famous work by Thomas Babington Macaulay's 'The History of England', uniformly bound in a attractive full calf binding. Leather Binding Overall Condition: Near Fine This book weighs 6 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 4.49 US Postage: £ 47.99 EU Postage: £ 28.99 European Postage: £ 49.99 Asia Postage: £ 79.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 159.99 DESCRIPTION Complete in five volumes. Covering a seventeen year period, this work predominantly discusses the reign of James II. Though he has later been criticised for presenting a simplistic,and indeed biased, account of this period of history, it is hard to deny the popularity of this particular work. Macaulay's dramatic writing style, paired with his inclusion of factual information made for an exciting and informative account. Thomas Babington Macaulay, or Lord Macaulay was a British historian and Whig politician. His book on British history are widely hailed as literary masterpieces. As well historical works, Macaulay was also known for his political writing. This particular set in excellent condition, handsomely bound in a full calf binding, with gilt detailing to the spine, marbled fore edges and marbled endpapers. Latin presentation bookplates to the front pastedown of volume I and II addressed to Edmund Nash, with Edmund Nash's personal bookplates … [Click Below for Full Description]
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