History of Greece, and of the Greek People, from the Earliest Times to the Roman Conquest: Volume I, Section One; Volume I, Section Two; Volume II, Section One; Volume II, Section Two; Volume III, Section One; Volume IV, Section One (6 volumes of 8)

Duruy, Victor; M. M. Ripley (Editor) and J. P. Mahaffy (Introduction)

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Price: $200.00

Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Estes and Lauriat
Date Published: 1890-1891
Edition: Edition de Luxe
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 33939


Quarto [30.5 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with paper title labels on the spines. Top edges gilt. Other edges deckled. Good only. The covers are rubbed and scratched, and are sporadically stained. The boards are ever so slightly bowed. There are numerous small moisture stains on the spines, and the spine ends are bumped. Tanned pages. The color plate illustrations are offset on the opposite pages. The text blocks are cracked atleast several times. There are several small chips in the top edges of the endsheets of volume 1, section 1. The spine label of volume 2, section 1 is chipped at the edges, and has a couple of small open tears in the surface. There is a minor pen mark on the front free endsheet of volume 3, section 1. There is also a small crack along the front hinge. The hinges of this volume are going. May require extra postage due to weight.


Number 976 of a limited edition of one thousand copies, printed on linen vellum paper. Containing over Two Thousand Engravings, including numerous Maps, Plans, and Colored Plates. Each volume that is present has the maps that should be present in the volume.