BINDING MERIVALE A History of the Romans 7 vols 1850-62
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Charles MERIVALE (1808-1893). [LEATHERBOUND] A History of the Romans under the Empire. London: 1850-1862. 7 volumes, octavo (8 5/8 x 5 1/2in; 219 x 140mm). Occasional folding maps. Blue half Morocco over marbled paper-covered boards, spines gilt, marbled endpapers, top edges of book-blocks gilt (occasional light scuffing, occasional slight chipping to head or foot of spines [see images]).
An excellent set of first editions. Merivale was an English historian and churchman, for many years dean of Ely Cathedral.