Great Men and Famous Women. A series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of The Lives of More Than 200 Of The Most Prominent Personages In History. Edited by Charles F. Horne. Published by Selmar Hess, New York, 1894. The front and back covers and spine coverings show some wear and marks. Most of the wear is around the edges and corners. The spine coverings' material is disintegrating a bit. The edges of the pages are gilded. The pages throughout show light wear and marks as well as a bit of yellowing due to age. Each volume measures 11 3/4" x 9 1/2". A complete set is 8 volumes, I have 7 volumes available. I do not have volume 7. Vol II - someone wrote on the tissue paper lining prior to the picture on pg 264. Vol III - shows a bit of foxing Vol V - some staining on title page Vol VI - small amount of damage to the top of the tissue paper insert right before the title page Please pm me for additional pictures. $20 per volume or $125 for the 7 volumes.