A new edition in six volumes (complete). Full leather, spine with gold bands, red morocco labels. Engraved frontispieces to each volume. Chronological table in final volume. Condition: Leather rubbed and worn, spine of one volume starting to crack, but all present and attached. Labels all attached but worn. One leaf detached; damage to free front end paper of volume 3, which has rubbed through to the verso of the frontispiece (although damaging only the margin). Photographs on request. Leaves of Volume VI (Table of events and index) have been poorly trimmed. Some age toning to pages, and offsetting from some of the frontispieces.