Leather. 8vo. Harper & Brothers. 1874-1898. 9 volumes. Illustrated with steel engravings. Bound in 3/4 morocco leather with matching marbled covered cloth boards and gilt titles present to the black and red spine labels. Leather very lightly worn along the extremities (chipping present to the spine labels of one of the Dutch republic volumes; see photo) No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid. E-23; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Works of John Motley in Nine Volumes ...
Publisher: Harper & Brothers.
Publication Date: 1903
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description John Murray, 1903. Hardback. Condition: GOOD. 1903-1904. John Murray. Hard Covers. Books- Good, gilt titles on spines, t.e.g., red boards, spines sunned. 9x6. 1896pp, 875pp, 2629pp. Each vol - tissue-guarded frontis, some tissue-guarded b/w plates. Ex-libris - Napoleonic Library. Nine volumes by the American historian John Lothrop Motley (1814-1877), describing the Dutch struggle for independence down the years. He tells of a stirring period in history with a wealth of detail on the characters involved, devoting two volumes to the life of the Dutch statesman John of Barneveld who played an important part in the conflict with Spain. Seller Inventory # 1112511