1851 Antique Leather HISTORY of World United States Britain California Asia etc.

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Seller: rickl711 (7,616) 100%, Location: Coventry, Rhode Island, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 202575138116 The Treasury Of History Being A History Of The World Comprising A General History Both Ancient and Modern of All The Principle Nations of the Globe Their Rise, Progress, Present Condition , Etc. By Samuel Maunder To Which Is Added A Complete History of the United States to the Present Time Including The Late War with Mexico , California , etc. Edited By John Inman , Esq. The Whole Embellished With Numerous Engravings representing Battle Scenes , Coronations , Processions , Costumes , &c., &c. Complete In Two Volumes Published By Henry Bill New York 1851 2 Volumes. Hardcovers. Full Leather Bindings. Stamped Leather Decoration. Gilt Spine Decoration. Original Applied Red Leather Spine Labels. All Page Edges Marbled. Marbled Endpapers. 6" x 9.25" 760 Pages - Volume I. 719 Pages - Volume II. 1,479 Pages In Total. 168 Years Old World History, with a complete history of the United States of America. 29 pages at the rear are devoted to California. See the Contents below. Illustrated with 39 Engravings . ** Condition ** Some binding wear, with just slight loss of leather. The bindings are good. Some splitting in the leather has been closed with a little Bookbinder's glue. All covers are tightly attached. [ see the photos ] The inner hinges are tight. No writing. No markings. Foxed throughout. The pages are otherwise in good condition. List of Engravings: 1. Landing of Julius Caesar in Britain 2. Boadicea Harranguing the British Tribes 3. City of York from the Ancient Ramparts ( Roman Walls ) 4. Death of Prince William and his Sister 5. Hubert and Prince Arthur 6. Earl Varenne Defending the Title to his Estates 7. Queen Philippa Interceding for the Burgess of Calais 8. Death of Wat Tyler 9. Muder of the Princes in the Tower of London 10. Trial of Queen Catherine 11. Trial of Lambert before Henry VIII in Westminster Hall ( England ) 12. Queen Elizabeth 13. Surrender of Mary Queen of Scots at Carberry Hill ( Scotland ) 14. Loch Levin Castle ( Scotland ) 15. King Charles I and his Armor Bearer 16. Trial of Charles I 17. Oliver Cromwell Dissolving the Long Parliament 18. Defeat of the Dutch by Blake 19. The Death of General Wolfe 20. City of Dublin ( Ireland ) in the Time of Charles I 21. City of Limerick ( Ireland ) 22. View of Kinsale 23. View of Carlisle 24. The Forth , from Cambuskenneth Castle ( Scotland ) 25. Castle of St. Andrew's 26. View of Perth 27. Stirling Castle ( Scotland ) 28. View of the Tyrol ( Italy ) 29. View of St. Helena 30. The Chevalier Bayard 31. City of Utrecht ( Holland - Netherlands ) 32. Namur ( Belgium ) 33. Hong Kong , from mainland China 34. Corpus Christi ( Texas ) 35. Point Isabel ( Texas ) 36. Fort Brown ( Texas ) 37. View near Monterey ( California ) 38. The Charge at Buena Vista ( Mexican - American War 1846-48) 39. A Mexican Funeral The Contents: Preliminary Chronology Geographical Sketch of the World Divisions of the Earth General History Origin of the World Until the Settlement of the Jews in Canaan The Fabulous and Heroic Ages The Olympic Games in Greece Until the Death of Cyrus From the Beginning of the Persian Empire to the Division of the Greek Empire after the Death of Alexander The Great Wars of Rome and Carthage ( Punic Wars ) to the Birth of Christ Beginning of the Christian Era The Rise of Mahomet ( Mohammed ) Commencement of the Crusades From the First Crusade to the Death of Saladin From the Death of Saladin to the End of the Crusades From the Time of Genghis Khan to Tamerlane From the Time of Tamerlane to the 16th Century The Protestant Reformation and Events of the 16th Century The 17th Century The Civil War in England to the Peace of Ryswick The 18th Century to the Peace of Utrecht The Age of Charles XII of Sweden and Peter the Great of Russia Europe thru the year 1740 The Empress Theresa of Austria The Seven Years War and Partition of Poland Events in America and the East Indies Commencement of the American Revolutionary War to the Recognition of the Independence of the United States The French Revolution The French Directory to the Peace of Amiens From recommencement of Hostilities to the Treaty of Tilsit French Invasion of Spain and the Penninsular War ( Napoleon ) Invasion of Russia by French to the Restoration of the Bourbons Return of Napoleon Bonaprte from Elba to the General Peace Europe - Asia - Africa - America A Series of Separate Histories History of England ( 650 pages, from the Roman & Saxon period to the beginning of the Reign of Queen Victoria ) History of Ireland ( 35 pages ) History of Scotland ( 30 pages ) History of France ( 35 pages ) History of Spain ( 35 pages ) History of Portugal History of Germany Hungary History of Prussia History of the Netherlands History of Sweden , Denmark and Norway History of Russia History of Poland History of Switzerland History of Italy History of Venice History of Rome ( 25 pages , Ancient Rome , The Republic , The Roman Empire , Papal Rome ) History of Naples - Sicily - Genoa - Sardinia History of Bavaria History of Hanover History of Greece History of the Ottoman or Turkish Empire ( Turkey ) History of India History of Persia History of Arabia History of China ( 25 pages ) History of Japan History of the East India Islands ( Ceylon - Sumatra - Java - Borneo - Celebes - The Molucca or Spice Islands - Banda or Nutmeg Islands - Philippine Islands ) History of Palestine Armenia Albania History of Egypt and Syria Alexandria Antioch History of The Barbary States Algiers History of Australia and Polynesia ( New Holland - New Zealand - Ladrones - Friendly Islands - Society Islands - Sandwich Islands ) History of Iceland History of America History of South America History of The West India Islands ( Cuba - Hayti - Porto Rico - Barbadoes - St. Christopher's - Nevis - Autigua - Montserrat - Jamaica - Martinique - Guadaloupe - St. Lucia - St. Vincent - Dominica - Grenada - Trinidad - St. Eustatius - Tobago - Bahamas ) History of the United States ( over 150 pages ) To the Close of the American Revolutionary War Early Government The War of 1812 To the Present Time Outline History of the different States ( brief histories of each of the States and Territories below ) Virginia New York Pennsylvania Massachusetts New Hampshire Rhode Island Connecticut New Jersey Delaware Maryland North Carolina South Carolina Georgia Maine Vermont District of Columbia Kentucky Tennessee Ohio Indiana Illinois Louisiana Mississippi Missouri Arkansas Alabama Michigan Florida Texas Iowa Wisconsin Oregon Sketch of California ( 29 pages ) New Mexico and Utah Antique Full Leather Bindings 168 Years Old Carefully Packed for Shipment to the Buyer Have A Look At My Many Other Books. Condition: See The Photos and See Details Below., Binding: Antique Leather, Country/Region of Manufacture: United States, Subject: History, Topic: World, Year Printed: 1851, Original/Facsimile: Original, Special Attributes: Illustrated, Region: World United States Europe Asia California Mexico, Language: English

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