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Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. full polished calf leather binding with twin leather spine labels lettered in gilt, gilt paneled boards. Gilt dentelles. In very good condition. Binding professionally repaired: original leather re-laid over spine. Corners bumped and slightly nicked. Edges rubbed. Some rubbing to boards. Spine darkened. Bookplate to front “Charles P..” Foxing and darkening to pages throughout. Some pages more heavily foxed. Else a tight copy. 660pp. Profusely illustrated with 14 b&w engraved plates & decorative title page. Plus Fold-out panoramic plan of Westminster at front. Including folding view of “Fire of London.”
Title: Some Account of London. The Fifth Edition. With Considerable Additions.
Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, J. Faulder, Rivington, Wilkie & Robinson &c. &c. 1813:
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Seller ID: 79352
Keywords: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY PENNANT, THOMAS: Some Account of London, Antiquities of London and its Environs: Engraved and published by John Thomas Smith: dedicated to Sir James Winter Lake, Bart; Containing Many Curious Houses, Monuments & Statues, never before published, and also from Original drawings, Communicated by several Members of the Antiquarian Society, With Remarks & References to the much admired Works of Pennant, Lysons, Stow, Weaver, Camden, Maitland, etc; Fourth Edition, In Two Volumes, J. Sewell, R. Faulder, J. Simco, 1791,