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Hardback, 4to. 10 x 7.5 inches. Red morocco leather binding with gilt lettering to spine. Black line panel to rear, and gilt panel and vignette to front board. Marbled endpapers. In good condition. Spine heavily rubbed with chips to ends. Edges and corners rubbed, boards rubbed, dark mark to edge of front board. Some light foxing to endpapers, neat inscription and label to front endpaper “Alec Palmer 1976.” A couple of minor spots else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. 221pp. Engraved frontis plate (with the Seals of Weymouth & Melcombe Regis). (incl. list of subscribers). Catalogue of the Records of the Mayor and Corporation of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis down to 1800. Contains charters, papers bearing on the strife between the two towns, Law Minutes, Harbour records. These fascinating documents give an insight into the lives and work of people in the town over the centuries. Frequently with original spelling and with marginal notes.
Title: Descriptive Catalogue of The Charters, Minute Books and Other Documents of the Borough of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis A.D. 1252- 1800. With extracts and some Notes. Published by direction of the Mayor (R.N. Howard, Esq., J.P.) and Corporation.
Publisher: Weymouth, Sherren & Son, 1883 (1st.).:
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Seller ID: 78742
Keywords: HISTORY H. J. MOULE, Descriptive Catalogue, Charters, Minute Books, Documents, Borough of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis, A.D.1252- 1800, strife, two towns, Law Minutes, Harbour records, first edition, 1883, leather