Lot 196 of 221:
Set of Prescott's Works  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Prescott's Works

Author:
Prescott, William H.

Place:
Philadelphia

Publisher:
J. B. Lippincott Company

Date:
1868-1882

Description:

Edited by John Foster Kirk. Complete 14 volume set.  Three volumes each: Conquest of Mexico, 1873; Charles The Fifth, 1884; Philip The Second, 1882; Ferdinand and Isabella, 1872; Life of Prescott by George Ticknor, 1868; and Biographies and Miscellanies, 1875. Lacking Conquest of Peru. 

Dark blue half leather boards and text-block edge design. 

Donated by Gallagher Books, Denver, CO.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spines and half-inch front and back of cover slightly faded. Top of textblock also light faded. Gilt on all volumes bright, very light scuffing, Tops and bottoms of spines unchipped; a few corners barely rubbed.


 
Item number:
249619
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