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Hardback, 9.5 x 6 inches. Green cloth with gilt lettering and design to spine, and blind embossed decoration to boards. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped and rubbed, minor rubbing to edges, spine faded and darkened, edges of boards a little faded, a couple of small marks to cloth. Some darkening and spots to endpapers, bookplate and inscription “G.R.G.” and “David Norwood, Bradfield,” to front. A couple of minor spots and marks to pages else inside pages very clean, bright and tight throughout. - Chapter on "Gipsies" (pp.165-195). 615pp + 1 & 16pp (adverts dated April 1840). Illustrated with 27 wood-engravings within text including frontis vignette.
Title: The Rural Life of England. Second Edition, Corrected and Revised. With illustrations on wood by BEWICK and S. WILLIAMS.
Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1840 2nd edition:
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Seller ID: 77560
Keywords: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY HOWITT, WILLIAM; The Rural Life of England, rural life, pursuits, gentry, Second Edition, Corrected and Revised, With illustrations on wood by BEWICK and S. WILLIAMS, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1840 2nd edition, hardback, green cloth, illustrated, 27 wood-engravings, frontis vignette, David Norwood, Bradfield