Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. First. hardcover. 5 volumes. Thick 8vos, navy blue boards with gilt-lettered spines, d.w. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998-1999. First editions. The second volume has a pale stain on top edge and small ownership stamp on endpaper; inner gutter is starting to split in several places, though still quite sound. Other volumes are near fine. very good / near fine.
Volume 1: Canny, Nicholas - Origins of the Empire. Volume 2: Marshall, P.J - The Eighteenth Century. Volume 3: Porter, Andrew - The Nineteenth Century. Volume 4: Brown, Judith M. and Louis, William Roger - The Twentieth Century. Volume 5: Winks, Robin - Historiography.