By Elsie Sarah Day
London   Hugh Rees
7.5" by 5" [9], 2-292pp
The first edition of Elise Sarah Day's history of the Grey Coat Hospital, signed by the author to the prize label.
By Elsie Sarah Day

1902 An Old Westminster Endowment Being a History of the Grey Coat Hospital as Recorded in the Minute Books

London   Hugh Rees
7.5" by 5" [9], 2-292pp
The first edition of Elise Sarah Day's history of the Grey Coat Hospital, signed by the author to the prize label.
£30.00
: 0.5kgs / : 726P35

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Description

First Edition, Folding Maps, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Signed

The first edition of this work.

Signed by the author to the prize label to the front pastedown, presented from Grey Coat Hospital to Marie Bowden in 1902.

A detailed history of the Grey Coat Hospital secondary school in Westminster, written by the school's headmistress, Elsie Sarah Day.

Illustrated with a frontispiece, one folding map, seventeen plates, and in-text illustrations.

Collated, complete.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, generally smart. Minor rubbing to the spine, and a couple of light marks to the boards and spine. Light bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Small cracks to the head and tail of the joints. Hinges are starting but firm. Signed prize label to the front pastedown. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean with just a couple of odd marks.

Very Good

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