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    William Robertson. The History of the Discovery and Settlement of America. Complete in one volume. New York: Harper, 1855. [with:] The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles V. Complete in one volume. NY: Harpers, 1855. [and:] The History of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI. Complete in one volume. NY: Harper, 1855. Later printings, three disparate volumes that were published and bound uniformly. Contemporary mottled calf, bindings failing with part of spine of America volume perished, some joints cracked and splitting. Sheets and one map with some tears, browning and foxing. One free endpaper partially excised. Fair condition, sold with all faults.

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    October, 2013
    31st Thursday
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