HISTORY OF THE NORMAN CONQUEST
5 VOLUME COMPLETE SET
Circa:  1867-1876
Inventory #B1321
THE HISTORY OF THE NORMAN CONQUEST OF ENGLAND, IT'S CAUSES AND ITS
RESULTS.
Five volume complete set.  Very difficult to find, and especially in this condition!
BY:  EDWARD A. FREEMAN, M.A.  LATE FELLOW OF TRINITY COLLEGE
London, MacMillan and Co.   Publishers to The University of Oxford, Oxford.  
At The Clarendon Press.

FIVE Volume Complete Set!  Originally published between the years of 1867-1876.
FIRST COMPLETE EDITION!

Volume 1:  
M.D.CCC.LXX (1870)   Second Edition, Revised
"THE PRELIMINARY HISTORY TO THE ELECTION OF EADWARD THE CONFESSOR"

Volume 2:  
M.D.CCC.LXX (1870)  Second Edition, Revised
"THE REIGN OF EADWARD THE CONFESSOR"

Volume 3:  
M.D.CCC.LXXV (1875)  Second Edition, Revised
"THE REIGN OF HAROLD AND THE INTERREGNUM"

Volume 4:  
M.D.CCC.LXXI (1871)  
 First Edition
"THE REIGN OF WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR"

Volume 5:  
M.D.CCC.LXXVI (1876)  
First Edition
"THE EFFECTS OF THE NORMAN CONQUEST"

SET SIZE:  8  3/4" HIGH,  11  1/2" WIDE,  6" DEEP

BINDING:
FINE BINDING!!!  Bound in uniform fine tree calf bindings, with gilt decorative
borders to boards, and inner dentelles!  All edges of boards gilt!  Spine is
separated by gilt borders into 6 compartments, with gilt decorations in the
center of 4.  Red and Green leather spine labels with gilt embossed lettering!
!!!!ALL EDGES YELLOW!!!!  Marbled end papers!

Volume 1 contains 3 Fold Out Maps!
Volume 2 Contains 3 Fold Out Maps!
Volume 3 Contains 3 Fold Out Maps!
Volume 4 Contains 2 Fold Out Maps
& 2 Full Page Maps!

CONDITION:
NEAR FINE CONDITION!  All Bindings are uniformly bound, and tight and secure!  
Inner and outer hinges are Secure!  Text Block is solid, tight & secure!  Text is
clean & free from markings!Overall majority of all pages are pristine, and white!  
In all of the volumes, there are only a very few pages that have any
discolorations of any kind!  The top edges of text blocks (page edges at the
top of each book) have toned over the years, and volume 5 has a small ink
stain on top edge.   Also some light wear to top edge of spine on volume 5.  
Corners rubbed, with minute loss of leather to some tips. Overall, only minimal
wear.
Please take the time to look at all 30 pictures, they give a very accurate depiction
of the condition of these books, and are part of the description!
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