The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World; From Marathon to Waterloo, Two Volume Set

London: Richard Bentley, 1851. Hardcover. Red-orange repaired binding with 3/4 crimson leather original remnants, 5 raised spine bands and gilt spine lettering. Decorative marbled end papers. 308, 334 pages. VG- moderate rubbing to leather sections of boards, corner bumping, former owner's name in ink. Item #173994

Contents: The battle of Marathon -- Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, B.C. 413 -- Battle of Arbela, B.C. 331 -- Battle of the Metaurus, B.C. 207 -- Victory of Arminius over the Roman Legions under Varus, A.D. 732 -- Battle of Hastings, A.D. 1066 -- Joan of Arc's Victory over the English at Orleans, A.D. 1429 -- Defeat of the Spanish Armada, A.D. 1588 -- Battle of Blenheim, A.D. 1704 -- Battle of Pultowa, A.D. 1777 -- Battle of Valmy, A.D. 1792 -- Battle of Waterloo, A.D. 1815.

OCLC: 8908952

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