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[Topography and Statistical Description of the County of York]

By [George Alexander Cooke]

1803

C Cooke : Unknown

6" by 4"

[4] 184-358pp [2]

 

 

 

DETAILS

Part II of George Alexander Cooke's exploration of the historic county of Yorkshire. Illustrated with two very good quality folding plates to the front of the volume.

Part II of Topography and Statistical Description of the County of York, discussing the North and East Ridings. Rebound and lacking part I. Lacking part I, and a title page. Dated using Copac. Two folding plates towards the front of the volume, featuring two maps of North and East Ridings. Historically Yorkshire was divided into three subsections North, East and West Riding. This particular volume explores the northern and easterly part of the county, looking at its geography, landscape and features. A lovely example of this topographical work, this volume is ideal for those with a connection to Yorkshire, or a fascination with its history.

CONDITION

Rebound in a full cloth binding. Externally excellent with some minor shelf wear . Light rubbing to the head of the rear board. The odd mark to the front and rear endpaper and pastedowns. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright and clean with the very odd spot. Light age toning to the reverse of the two maps toward the front of the volume.

Overall Condition: Very Good

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