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Warwickshire Arms and Lineages: Compiled from the Herald's Visitations and Ancient MSS.

By Fred. W. Kittermaster

1866

William Macintosh : London

7.5" by 5"

x [2pp] 103pp [xii]

 

 

 

DETAILS

A fascinating record of the notable families residing in the County of Warwick before the year 1650; compiled by the renowned local historian Frederick William Kittermaster.

A vital reference work for anyone interested in Warwickshire genealogy and local history, with the names of families organised in alphabetical order. Featuring a tipped in bookplate and ink inscription of 'Cecil John Grimes'; the Archdeacon of Northampton from 1941 to 1959 and a resident canon of Peterborough Cathedral. With a detailed appendix to the rear of the work, and a list of subscribers to the front.

CONDITION

In the publisher's original cloth binding, with gilt stamped title to spine and crushed morocco label to spine. Externally excellent, with slight bumping to extremities. Bumping to head and tail of spine, with slight loss to cloth. Hinges split and strained, but still reasonably firm. Prior owner's bookplate tipped to front pastedown. Prior owner's ink inscription to front free-endpaper. Internally firmly bound. Pages slightly age toned to extremities but bright and clean with the odd spot to the first and last few pages. Offsetting to title page. Occasional pen inscription to the odd page.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed

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