History of The United States of America by Col Tal P.Shaffner pub circa 1863 by The London Printing and Publishing Company London and New York. The first two volumes of the series covering the discovery and settlement to the consyiyutional government of 1789 and covering the history of slavery, the revolutionary war and the peace treaty with England. Ten Beautiful steel engravings, a pull out copy of the signatures to the Treaty of Independance and a pull out map. Hard backed pink cloth very faded and spines knocked and one a little torn but both tight and sound.11ins x 8ins.528 pages text within the two books. Fascinating books.