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    Over One Hundred Copper-Plate Engravings

    George William Spencer. A New, Authentic, and Complete History of England, From the First Settlement of Brutus in this Island, (Upwards of a Thousand Years before the Time of Julius Cæsar) to the Year 1795. London: Printed for the author, sold by Alex. Higg, 1793.

    Folio. xvi, 884, 4 pages. Index. Frontispiece. Four folding maps. Over one hundred copper-plate engravings.

    Full contemporary calf over boards. Gilt lettering on morocco title label to spine. Some minor dampstaining. Front hinge cracked. Armorial bookplate. Very good.

    Published in eighty parts for subscribers.

    ESTC, T106560.

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