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Size 9.5 x 10.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along back edges. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 624pp. With colour and b/w photographs and illustrations. The period of 40 years covered by the book was a time when the foundations were laid for the great growth of the city in the Victorian era. Leading authorities on history, art and literature explain aspects of this development. Published to coincide with a major exhibition in Essen for which it also served as the catalogue. A fascinating look at an important time in the history of the city with many photographs and contemporary illustrations.
Title: London World City 1800-1840.
Publisher: Yale University Press 1992:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 71997
Keywords: HISTORY CELINA FOX, London, World City, 1800-1840, foundations, growth, history, art, literature, development, photographs, contemporary illustrations, photographs first edition dustwrapper London History Social History