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Hardback, approx 7.5 x 4.5 inches. In original half binding, maroon cloth to spine with paper title label, and plain paper covered boards. In very good condition. Boards are faded and rubbed at edges. corners bumped. Rubbing and fading to spine. Chips and rubbing to spine label. Some minor foxing and darkening to pages, else a clean and tight copy. Scarce. 10pp + 220pp. With several b&w full-page illustrations. A fascinating history of Dorchester in Dorset, from the early 19th century. Interesting theories on the building of Maiden Castle, Poundbury and Maumbury Rings.
Title: The History of Dorchester. During the British, Roman, Saxon, and Norman Periods, with an Account of its Present State.
Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: Dorchester, Weston Symonds and Sydenham. 1833:
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Seller ID: 78255
Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY JAMES SAVAGE, History, Dorchester, British, Roman, Saxon, Norman, Present State, Maiden Castle, Poundbury, Maumbury Rings, History, first edition, Fine Binding, leather, Dorset, 1833