The Illustrated Library of The World and Its Peoples, 32 Volumes, each volume per country, about 250p per volume
Fine condition. "The Illustrated Library of The World and Its Peoples", Executive Editor Joseph P., King, Duke University and a large cast. Copyright 1966, Greystone Press, New York. L/C 66-20880.
A beautiful set. Each book is bound in Crimson/black/bright shiny gilt embossed boards, 11 1/4" x 8 1/2" x about 215 clean, tight, extremely highly illustrated (b&w and color) pages. Stunningly illustrated endpages. Clean and sharp, tight and firm.
Example volumes are: A. U. S. A. - 1, 2, 3. B. France 1; France 2 with Monaco. C. Belgium, The Netherlands Luxembourg. D. Austria, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Poland. E. Canada. F. Scandinavia. G. Yugoslavia, Rumania, Bulgaria, Albania. H. Spain, Portugal, Andorra, Gibraltar. I. India 1, India 2 with Ceylon, Bhutan, Nepal, The Maldives. J. Australia, New Zealand, Oceania. K. Africa North and East 1, Africa North and East 2. L. Japan 1, Japan 2 with Korea.
It's all here. They would look beautiful on your bookshelf. Fine condition. A marvelous item for the home schooler, student, historian, librarian, general collector, parent or grandparent building a fine intergenerational library, or the author seeking authenticity.
A wonderful addition to the library of the specialist dealer. A stunning background piece for anyone writing about World War II and the greatest generation!! Great information!
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