London, South Kensington
5 June 2007
HUME, David (1711-1776). The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Accession of Henry VII. London: for A. Millar, 1762. 4 volumes, 4° (252 x 200mm). Half-title in vol.I, II & V (occasional light discolouration). Contemporary sprinkled calf (rebacked, many corners somewhat worn).
MACPHERSON, James (1736-1796). The History of Great Britain from the Restoration, to the Accession of the House of Hanover. London: Strahan and Cadell, 1775. 2 volumes, 4° (263 x 211mm). (Occasional light browning and spotting). Contemporary tree calf (rebacked, rubbed). FIRST EDITION; with 3 other works in 6 volumes on the history of the British Isles. (15)
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