London: Cassell and Company Ltd, 1956-8. 8vo. First editions. Volumes 1 & 2 published in 1956, volume 3 in 1957 and volume 4 in 1958. Original maroon cloth, gilt. Top edges stained pink. All volumes have the bookseller's label, 'Kingstons Ltd Rhodesia' on the front paste down. The d/ws are all price-clipped with minor wear to the heads and tails of the spines. Volume 1 is nicked at the top of the spine and volume 4 has a small chip at the rear joint. Near fine in near fine d/ws. Item #3437
The volumes are titled: The Birth of Britain, The New World, The Age of Revolution & The Great Democracies. A very presentable set.
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