History England from Accession of James II 1849 Cincinnati Macaulay leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Leather Books, History of England, James II).
The History of England from the Accession of James II, Volumes I and II, by Thomas Babington Macaulay.
Published 1849, Cincinnati, by E. D. Truman.
242, 245 pages. Text in English.
Scarce pre-1850 Cincinnati imprint of this famous work.
Period full leather binding, raised & gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting black leather label, marbled edges, all text set within ruled boxes.
Both joints cracked, covers still well attached. Text block remains clean, tight, and sound, moderate scattered age spotting throughout..
Text block displays a pleasing age patina, light age spotting throughout.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 10 1/8" H x 6 3/4" W.