Or Seventy Centuries Of The Life Of Mankind
|Publisher||WORLD SYNDICATE COMPANY|
World Syndicate Company, 1915. FIRST EDITION, thus. Volumes I-IV of five volume matching set. Very good condition, appears as if perhaps nopt read for the century since they were released, spine edges slight wear and fading. Attractive three-quarter maroon cloth on marbled boards, the spines with extensive gilt decoration and gilt lettering on black panels on each matching volume. Unusual for era, color frontispiece in each and profusely illustrated with full page photographs and maps. Very interesting books tracing the history of man from prehistoric times through 19th century. Edited by J.N. Larned. 1170 pages.