London: The Gresham Publishing Company, 1902. New Edition. Leather. 6 vols. A set of six hardcover books bound in 3/4 black leather with red spine labels and marbled foredges. Very good condition overall. The leather on the spines and corners is visibly scuffed on the edges and surfaces. Foxing throughout each volume. Otherwise, the text is unmarked and the binding is secure across the set. Item #177008
A history of the British Empire, extending through the Boer War. Illustrated with numerous black and white plates and color frontispieces.