An All Embracing History Of War, Conquest, Exploration And Discovery
Lyons Bros., 1898. Very good condition, dark green cloth boards, corner bumps edgewear, former owner initial, tightly bound with starting due to the sheer weight of this volume on inside covers. Fantastic engravings and illustrations throughout, both in color and black and white. 'Recording in graphic narrative the strange experiences, thrilling adventures, and great achievements of the most famous travelers. The whole comprising and encyclopaedia of geographical knowledge, representing the civilization and heroic accomplishments of one hundred years. Including full pictorial history of the Spanish-American War. 8x10.5 inches, solid volume. Very scarce edition of the era. 624 pages.