The Modern History of South Wiltshire The History of Modern Wiltshire. Six Volumes Bound in Twelve Parts. Vol.1, pt.1 Hundred of Mere. Vol.1, pt.2 Hundred of Meylesbury. Vol.2, pt.1 Hundred of Branch & Dole. Vol.2 pt.2 Everley, Ambresbury, & Underditch. Vol.3 Hundred of Westbury, Warminster, South Damerham & Cawdon. Vol.4, pt.1 Hundred of Dunworth. Vol.4 pt.2 Hundred of Chalk. Vol.5, pt.1 Alderbury. Vol.5, pt.2 Hundred of Frustfield. Vol.6, pts.1 & 2; City of Salisbury.

By: HOARE, Sir Richard Colt:

Price: £5,500.00

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6 volumes bound in 12 parts. Large folio size; approx 19 x 14 inches. In fine Deluxe calf leather bindings by “F. Bedford.” Twin red leather spine labels lettered in gilt, raised banding and gilt decorations to spines, gilt paneled boards, with gilt inner dentelles. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good conditions. Some minor handling marks to covers, some scratches and marks to boards, some rubbing to edges, corners a little bumped, spines rubbed with some small chips to ends and to raised bands. Small oval leather bookplates to front endpapers “Ex Musaeo Huthii.” Small stamps to rear of main title pages “Bolton Public Libraries.” Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Some plates with some light foxing, the odd minor spot to pages else all very clean and tight. A stunning set. Profusely illustrated with engraved plates and coloured crest illustrations. V.1.p.1: 41 coloured crests. V.2.p2: 59 coloured crests, plus one extra. 3 extra Aquatints plus fully coloured plate ‘Arms of Hungerford.’ V.2.p.1: 6 coloured crests. Plus 1 extra coloured plate. V.2.p.2: 23 coloured crests. V.3.p.1: 21 coloured crests. V.3.p.2: 30 coloured crests. V.4.p.1: 26 coloured crests. V.4.p.2: 33 coloured crests. V.5.p.1: 19 coloured crests. V.5.p.2: 54 coloured crests. V.6.p.1: No extra plates, no coloured crests. V.6.p.2: 13 coloured crests. 1 extra coloured plate, 1 etching of Salisbury Cathedral, and 1 loose early original hand-drawing.

Title: The Modern History of South Wiltshire The History of Modern Wiltshire. Six Volumes Bound in Twelve Parts. Vol.1, pt.1 Hundred of Mere. Vol.1, pt.2 Hundred of Meylesbury. Vol.2, pt.1 Hundred of Branch & Dole. Vol.2 pt.2 Everley, Ambresbury, & Underditch. Vol.3 Hundred of Westbury, Warminster, South Damerham & Cawdon. Vol.4, pt.1 Hundred of Dunworth. Vol.4 pt.2 Hundred of Chalk. Vol.5, pt.1 Alderbury. Vol.5, pt.2 Hundred of Frustfield. Vol.6, pts.1 & 2; City of Salisbury.

Author Name: HOARE, Sir Richard Colt:

Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,

Publisher: London, John Bowyer and John Gough Nichols, 1822:

Seller ID: 80366

Keywords: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY HOARE, Sir Richard Colt: The Modern History of South Wiltshire, The History of Modern Wiltshire. Six Volumes Bound in Twelve Parts. Vol.1, pt.1 Hundred of Mere. Vol.1, pt.2 Hundred of Meylesbury. Vol.2, pt.1 Hundred of Branch & Dole. Vol.2 pt.2 Everley, Ambresbury, & Underditch. Vol.3 Hundred of Westbury, Warminster, South Damerham & Cawdon. Vol.4, pt.1 Hundred of Dunworth. Vol.4 pt.2 Hundred of Chalk. Vol.5, pt.1 Alderbury. Vol.5, pt.2 Hundred of Frustfield. Vol.6, pts.1 & 2; City of Salisbury, John Bowyer and John Gough Nichols, 1822, Ex Musaeo Huthii