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2 vols. Hardback, Tall 8vo. approx 8 x 5.5 inches. Red/Light brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and fronts. Floral patterned endpapers. In very good conditions. Spines faded. Covers faded around edges. Corners bumped, ends of spines nicked. Inner hinges cracked. Vol II back free endpaper loose. Some minor foxing spots to endpapers of vol.1. Else inside pages very clean and tight. 447, 419pp. With b/w engraved plates and fold out maps (some coloured). History of London tracing the growth of the city through the ages. Illustrated with coloured maps showing the city at various stages of its growth. Vol I chapters cover; The Site, Roman London, Saxon, London, conquest, Companies, Bishop, York and Lancaster, Shakespeare, Plague, Fire, Wren, Bank, Corporation. Vol II; Middlesex, Westminster, Parks, Palaces, Tower, Suburbs, Metropolitan area.
Title: A History of London. With Maps and Illustrations. In Two Volumes.
Publisher: London, Edward Stanford, 1883:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 80145
Keywords: HISTORY W.J. LOFTIE, History, London, 2 volumes, growth, city, coloured maps, Site, Roman London, Saxon, London, Conquest, Companies, Bishop, York and Lancaster, Shakespeare, Plague, Fire, Wren, Bank, Corporation, Middlesex, Westminster, Parks, Palaces, Tower, Suburbs, Metropolitan area, 1883, Edward Stanford,