New York: Dodd Mead, 1881. hardcover. 6 volumes bound in 5. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of images and maps, some folding, some in color. 8vo, rebound in simple blue cloth with gilt-lettered spines (pages evenly toned; last 2 volumes are ex-library with a few small markings throughout). New York: Dodd, Mead, 1881. Near fine. near fine.
The Seventh Great Monarchy [vol. 5 - is two volumes bound in one]. Comprehensive history, both scholarly and lively, which covers the history, geography and antiquities of Chaldea, Assyria, Babylon, Media and Persia, with the final two vols. on Parthia, and the Sassanian or New Persian Empire.