Title Bournemouth. A Descriptive Guide to Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne and Corfe Castle, and their interesting features. With new map and numerous illustrations. Second edition.
Publisher Bournemouth. T.J.Hankinson. 1878 2nd edition.
Seller ID 71958
Size 4.75 x 7.25 inches. In green hard card covers with green cloth spine. In good condition. Spine rubbed and split resulting in the book now being in three sections, but all present. Later map loose in back. Handling marks to covers. Slight browning to endpapers. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Occasional small marks, underlinings and foxing spots. 144pp. With 49pp of adverts. B/w engraved plates and later fold out map at back. “The great success of the First Edition of this Guide enables us to send out a Second Edition of 3,000 at the end of the first twelve months from the issue of the first. The present Edition has been revised and improved, and will, it is hoped, find even more favour than its forerunner.” The original map is missing and has been replaced by a later map of early Bournemouth.
BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne, Corfe Castle, interesting features, new map and numerous illustrations. Second edition, T.J.Hankinson, revised, improved,