Title: Lectures on Modern History From the Irruption of the Northern Nations to the close of the American Revolution, 1848
Author: William Smyth
Publisher: William Pickering, London
The fifth edition of Smyths’s colorful lectures on history, from the glory of the Roman Empire, to Medieval England, and culminating with the American War of Independence.
Two finely bound volumes in octavo, (XX)+433, 494 pages
On note of condition, these volumes are in good shape, with wear at the corners, joints, and spines. There is virtually no foxing or staining present throughout, with very minor worming on the front endpaper and title page of volume one.