Britain's Story Told in Pictures, Set of 8, The Story of: Prehistoric & Roman Britain, Saxon and Norman Britain, Medieval Britain, Tudor and Stuart Britain, Hanoverian and Modern Britain, Our Empire's Story, Britain's Story (to 1930's), Britain's Story Revised (to 1943)
Manchester: Sankey, Hanson & Co, (Revised Britain's Story by Thomas Hope & Sankey-Hudson Ltd). Each Book is a different colour , softcover with a drawing on the front and books in series listed on back, each book contains 64 pages and from 450 to 600 captioned illustrations; all 6.5x8.2. Sets Picture Book Softcover.
Great care has been taken to assemble these many pictures and explain them in a few words. In an era when children were not being bombarded with images, these must have been an excellent teaching tool.
CONDITION: Near Fine; crisp and clean, the first six books belonged to one collector and have name/address stamp. Britain's Story is Very Good, with name and traces of rusted clip on about 6 pages. Britain's Story Rev has very rubbed spine and 1" tear, pulling from binding a bit, bumped extrems, otherwise very nice. Item #22063