London: Chapman and Hall, 1888. Hard Cover. 8vo (5" x 7.75"). Near Fine. Item #003133
Three volumes in one. Copyright edition. With the author's latest corrections. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. xv, 351, 1-372, 1-376 p.p. B&W frontis. portrait of Cromwell with facsimile signature and inscription. Spine ends bumped and chafed, corners bumped, foxing to top edge of text block, some bubbling and light staining to covers. Hinges cracked. Light offsetting from last page to RFEP. A few minor spots of staining, but overall a clean, near fine copy. A selection of the letters and speeches of British politician and military leader Oliver Cromwell by Scottish historian and social commentator Thomas Carlyle.