Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century. Volume I: The Structures of Everyday Life: The Limits of the Possible. Volume II: The Wheels of Commerce. Volume III: The Perspective of the World. 3 Volumes.
Braudel, Fernand. Translated by Sian Reynolds.

New York: Harper & Row, 1981, 1982, and 1984. First American editions (original French works were 1979). Three very good octavo hardcovers in very good dust jackets. The dj of volumes one and three are price-clipped. Light wear and rubbing to edges of the boards with some light bumping to the head and heel of the spines of all the volumes. Volume II has bookplate on front pastedown endpaper. Djs have some scuffing to the covers and minor wear along the edges with light browning. Volume I has 623 pages with illustrations, graphs and maps, notes, and index. Volume II has 670 pages with illustrations, maps and graphs, notes, and index. Volume III has 699 pages with illustrations, maps and graphs, notes, and index. This is a classic Annales school history of the rise of Capitalism from the late Middle Ages to the Industrial Revolution. (Item ID: 10325)


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