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    Lord Macaulay. Two Sets, including: The Works of Lord Macaulay. Boston: 1860. [and:] The History of England. Boston: 1860. Seven volumes bound in leather. Bindings dulled, spines sunned. Very good.

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    Two Lord Macaulay sets, including: The Works of Lord Macaulay. Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1860. Six volumes in three. xxxv, 543, 496; 495, 426; 539, 490. [and:] The History of England from the Accession of James the Second. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1860. Eight volumes in four. x, 484, 459; xiii, 446, 408; xv, 547, 429; xii, 484, xxxii, 402. Included as an introductory essay to the eighth and final volume of The History of England is a 23-page biography of Macaulay by H. H. Milman.

     

    This lot contains seven octavo volumes. Frontispieces. Indices. All volumes bound in half calf over marbled boards. Marbled edges. Gilt lettering to spines. Marbled endpapers. Bindings dulled. Spines sunned. Overall, these sets are in very good condition.

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