A New and Authentic History of France, from the earliest records of time, to the end of the grand revolutional contest. [Vol IV title ends instead: 'to the Peace of Presburg, in 1806'.] 4 volumes.
The Author of the Wars of England [ Mante, Thomas:]; and [Vol IV]: Henry-Francois le Blois:

A New and Authentic History of France, from the earliest records of time, to the end of the grand revolutional contest. [Vol IV title ends instead: 'to the Peace of Presburg, in 1806'.]  4 volumes.

London: Printed for the author, and sold by Champante and Whitrow, Jewry St.... and at the British Directory Office: n.d. [1805-06] Presumed first edition. Vol I: iv, 454; Vol II: [vi], (iii-)480; Vol III: (vi), (3-)500; Vol IV: (viii), 624. With the folding map and 64 of the 66 plates called for. All the 14 folding plates are present, although several of these have some staining, soiling, false folds, or repairs, and the map and Vol I title have some staining. The other plates are mostly clean and good, as is the text. Some page edges in Vol I have old worm holes. The plates absent from Vol III are the portraits of Hyder Ali and the Prince of Saxe Cobourg. Firm, 216x136mm, in contemporary half calf, spines with red labels and ruled gilt braid, refurbished, with worn marbled boards with vellum corners. Very Good.
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