Parson's Genuine Pocket Edition of Hume's History of England, with a continuation to the death of George II by Dr. Smollett, & a further continuation to the present time by J. Barlow, Esqr. [21 volumes with 87 plates, consisting of 10 vols by Hume, 6 vols by Smollett, and 5 vols by Barlow]. David Hume, Tobias Smollett, Joel Barlow.
Parson's Genuine Pocket Edition of Hume's History of England, with a continuation to the death of George II by Dr. Smollett, & a further continuation to the present time by J. Barlow, Esqr. [21 volumes with 87 plates, consisting of 10 vols by Hume, 6 vols by Smollett, and 5 vols by Barlow]
Parson's Genuine Pocket Edition of Hume's History of England, with a continuation to the death of George II by Dr. Smollett, & a further continuation to the present time by J. Barlow, Esqr. [21 volumes with 87 plates, consisting of 10 vols by Hume, 6 vols by Smollett, and 5 vols by Barlow]
Parson's Genuine Pocket Edition of Hume's History of England, with a continuation to the death of George II by Dr. Smollett, & a further continuation to the present time by J. Barlow, Esqr. [21 volumes with 87 plates, consisting of 10 vols by Hume, 6 vols by Smollett, and 5 vols by Barlow]

Parson's Genuine Pocket Edition of Hume's History of England, with a continuation to the death of George II by Dr. Smollett, & a further continuation to the present time by J. Barlow, Esqr. [21 volumes with 87 plates, consisting of 10 vols by Hume, 6 vols by Smollett, and 5 vols by Barlow]

London: J. Parsons, 1793. Hardcover. Bound uniformly: (1) The History of England, From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution in 1688; by David Hume, Esq. To which is prefixed a short account of his life, written by himself. 10 vols, 59 leaves of plates. (2) The History of England, from the Revolution to the Death of King George the Second: Designed as a Continuation of Mr. Hume's History by T. Smollett. 6 vols, 7 leaves of plates. (3) The History of England, from the Year 1765, to the Year 1795: Being a Continuation of the Histories of Mr. Hume and Dr. Smollett by J. Barlow. 5 vols, 21 leaves of plates. The whole: 15 cm. (12mo). Contemporary half calf with six spine compartments between gilt rules; leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title History of England; gilt-tooled volume number in fourth compartment. Marbled paper over boards. Added engraved title page in vol. one: "Parson's Genuine Pocket Edition of Hume's History of England, with a continuation to the death of George II by Dr. Smollett, & a further continuation to the present time by J. Barlow, Esqr. Embellished with Historical Engravings, & Delicate Portraits of all the English Monarchs, & most eminent Characters in the present Reign." Former owner's name on front fixed endpapers: Joseph Linton. Hume: English Short Title Catalogue, T82468. Smollett (1794): ESTC, T80193. Barlow (1795): ESTC, T36373. Scarce. Lacking vol. 1 of Smollett (vol. 11 of the whole). Otherwise, in Very Good- Condition: title label lacking from vol. 17; bindings are rubbed; leather cracking over some spines; minor loss at head of spine on 2 volumes; occasional foxing; otherwise, clean and tight. For international shipping, it will have to be sent by international priority. Very Good -. Item #004904

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