By James Waylen; Henry Bull
London   Longman, Brown & Co; Henry Bull
9" by 6.5" 2-602 [2]pp
The first edition of this enormously informative study of the history of the medieval borough of Devizes, and its surrounding area.
By James Waylen; Henry Bull

1859 A History, Military and Municipal, of the Ancient Borough of the Devizes

London   Longman, Brown & Co; Henry Bull
9" by 6.5" 2-602 [2]pp
The first edition of this enormously informative study of the history of the medieval borough of Devizes, and its surrounding area.
£150.00
: 1.5kgs / : 908F33

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First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

The first edition of this work.

Illustrated with a frontispiece and twenty-five vignette and full plate illustrations. Collated, complete.

An impressively detailed work of local history about the historic market town in Wiltshire, tracing the town from its medieval origins, to the mid nineteenth century.

Authorship is typically attributed to either James Waylen or Henry Bull.

With an errata leaf to the rear.

Rebacked, with endpapers renewed.

Condition

Rebacked, in the publisher's original cloth binding, with endpapers renewed. Retaining the original boards, with back strip laid down. Light rubbing to cloth, otherwise externally excellent. Internally, firmly bound. Tide mark to frontispiece tail, with light spotting to title page. Pages otherwise generally clean and bright.

Very Good

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