HENRY VIII. AND THE ENGLISH MONASTERIES. An attempt to illustrate the history of their suppression. (Two volumes). Fifth edition.
London.John Hodges, 1893. Vol' I: xxxii, 478pp. Vol' II: vii, 611pp. Frontispiece. black & white illustrations; Vol' I also has folding 4 folding maps. Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards, gilt. Boards and extremities rubbed and corners bumped with some loss of leather and marbling. Reinforcement to the tipped-in maps at the back of Vol' I all of which are slightly torn at the hinge. Occasional ink annotations and the name of a previous owner on front free end-paper. Two signatures stand a little proud in Vol' I and a little yellowing to the initial pages, else very good copies.
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