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Size 6.75 x 8.75 inches. In green bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and bumped at ends. hinges strengthened. Free endpapers slightly rubbed and chipped along fore edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 296pp. About 1,250 entries, arranged by topic and then by date: Histories and Descriptions, Guide Books, Ecclesiastical Literature, Acts of Parliaments, etc. etc., with over half being "Works Related to Particular Parishes" (subarranged by place). With some annotations; entries for "Newspapers" give brief publishing histories. With a list of Dorset printers and index of author's names.
Title: Bibliotheca Dorsetiensis. Being a carefully compiled account of printed books and pamphlets relating to the History and Topography of the County of Dorset.
Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: Privately Printed. Chiswick Press. C.Whittingham & Co. 1885 (1st.).:
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Seller ID: 69506
Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY Topography Dorset reference printer newspaper bibliography pamphlet history first edition