Prescott, William H. History of the Conquest of Mexico with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization and the Life of the Conqueror (3 Volume Set)
Boston, MA Phillips, Sampson, and Company 1855 23rd Printing Hardcover Very Good
B&W Illustrations; Three Volume Set. 23rd Edition / Printing. The books are all in generally Very Good condition. Bound in contemporary purple cloth with gilt lettering to the spines. The covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The spine ends have fraying and tears along with noticeable fading to the spines. The rear cover of volume two has noticeable toning / fading and some light spottting. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but there is some occasional foxing throughout, with most foxing and toning to the illustration pages.There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front pastedown of all threevolumes, and another separate owner's signature on the front endpaper or front free page of all three volumes.