Lot 59 of 515:
Carlyle's French Revolution finely bound  

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The French Revolution: A History

Carlyle, Thomas


Porter & Coates



3 volumes. (8vo) 20.4x14 cm (8x5½"), polished half-calf with marbled boards, tooled in gilt, lettered in gilt on red and blue morocco spine labels, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers.

"The book at once captured the English-speaking world, and has, outside France, moulded popular conceptions of the French Revolution down to the present day." (PMM). Printing and the Mind of Man 304.

Lot Amendments

Light wear; a few sprung pages, a few pages chipped at fore-edges; about near fine.

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