By Not Stated
London   Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co
10" by 7.5" [3], iv-vii, ii, 320;[3], iv-viii, 320;[3], iv-viii, 320; [3], iv-viii, 320; [3], iv-viii, 320; [3], iv-vii, 344pp
The first edition of these topographical studies on England, illustrated with detailed engravings throughout.
By Not Stated

1891-6 Our Own Country. Descriptive, Historical, Pictorial

London   Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co
10" by 7.5" [3], iv-vii, ii, 320;[3], iv-viii, 320;[3], iv-viii, 320; [3], iv-viii, 320; [3], iv-viii, 320; [3], iv-vii, 344pp
The first edition of these topographical studies on England, illustrated with detailed engravings throughout.
£190.00
: 3kgs / : 730P19

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Description

First Edition, Illustrated, Leather Binding

The first edition of this work.

Originally published in parts.

Complete in six volumes.

Charming topographical works looking into the beautiful scenery of England.

Volume I looks at Salisbury, Leeds, Bristol, and more. Illustrated with nine plates, and many in-text engravings. Collated, bound without frontispiece.

Volume II looks at Durham, Chester, Exeter, Birmingham, and more. Illustrated with eight plates, and many in-text engravings. Collated, bound without frontispiece.

Volume III looks at the New Forest, Dorset, Oxford, Manchester, and more. Illustrated with nine plates, and many in-text engravings. Collated, bound without frontispiece.

Volume IV looks at Nottingham, Ely, Eton, Marlborough, and more. Illustrated with a frontispiece, nine plates, and many in-text engravings. Collated, complete.

Volume V looks at Cardiff, Warwick, Southampton, and more. Illustrated with a frontispiece, nine plates, and many in-text engravings. Collated, complete.

Volume VI looks at Canterbury, Bath, Carlisle, and more. Illustrated with nine plates, and many in-text engravings. Collated, bound without frontispiece.

Undated, dated from Jisc from a copy held at the British Library.

Condition

In a half calf binding with cloth to the boards. Externally, with dampstains to the boards to the fore edge. Light rubbing to the boards and spines. A little loss of leather to the extremities. Head of front endpaper of Volume VI is lifting. Internally, Volume III is firmly bound, Volume VI is generally firmly bound. Pages are bright with some spots.

Good

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