AUTHOR: HUME, David - Tobias Smollett
TITLE: The History of England, from The Invasion of Julius Caesar to The Revolution in 1688 to The End of The American War and Peace of Versailles in 1783.
PUBLISHER: London & Edinburgh, 1790-91.
DESCRIPTION: 16 volumes complete, 8-3/4" x 5-5/8", engraved frontis in volumes 1 and 9, numerous engraved portrait plates throughout. Bound in fine contemporary full speckled calf, gilt decorated spines, gilt lettered red and green spine labels.
CONDITION: Front hinge on volume 5 just starting, overall a VERY GOOD set seldom encountered in such nice shape in a contemporary binding.