History of Spain & Portugal by Harper & Bros 1842 in 4 Volumes

History of Spain & Portugal by Harper & Bros 1842 in 4 Volumes.

PRESENTING A SET of EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of  ‘Dunhams’, The History of Spain and Portugal in 4 Volumes by Harper & Brothers, 52 Cliff Street, New York 1842

These RARE books are in good condition for their age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the spine and cover, some foxing and staining inside the covers…….but otherwise very GOOD. The text is almost perfect….some very minor foxing.

Leather and wavy paper jacket with gold lettering.

AS AN ADDED BONUS…..the Book comes with a Label belonging to it’s original owner, Major William Alexander Obenchain, a Civil War personality who served on General Robert E. Lee’s Staff, and after the War became President of Ogden College in Bowling Green, KY (now the University of Western Kentucky).

This book was part of the extensive private collection of the Calvert Hall/Obenchain/Godwin/McMillan Collection formerly of Bowling Green, KY and later, Highland Park, Texas.

AS you can see from the history of this Collection (see our PDF) the family have very strong ancestral ties to the States of Virginia, Kentucky and Texas.

YOU WILL NOT FIND THESE BOOKS ANYWHERE ELSE!!

What makes these Books SPECIAL is :-

(1) they are VERY RARE First Editions and

(2) they were owned by a prominent Civil War personality (Major W.A. Obenchain)

IF YOU COLLECT ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS ….

IF YOU LOVE THE HISTORY OF THE IBERIAN PENINSULA …

THEN THESE BOOKS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR YOUR COLLECTION!!

History of Spain & Portugal by Harper & Bros 1842 in 4 Volumes.

Provenance: Part of the Calvert Hall/Obenchain/Godwin/McMillan Collection.

Calvert Hall,Obenchain,McMillan,Godwin Introduction PDF

Dimensions: Each Volume is 6.5″ x 4.25″

Condition: Each Volume is in Good ORIGINAL CONDITION.

Price Now: $749 (Set)

History of Spain & Portugal by Harper & Bros 1842 in 4 Volumes

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