New York: Simon and Schuster, 1939-1957.
Hardcover. Book club editions. Small quartos. Volumes one through six only. Illustrated from black and white plates, fold-out map. Uniform red cloth stamped in gilt. Spines are all sunned, light dampstain on bottom page corners of volumes five and six, gutter starting in volume six, a very good incomplete set lacking the dustwrappers.
Part I: Our Oriental Heritage, Part II: The Life of Greece, Part III: Caesar and Christ, Part IV: The Age of Faith, Part V: The Renaissance, and Part VI: The Reformation.