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Hardback, 12 x 9 inches. In maroon cloth covers. Gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Covers rubbed. Spine darkened. Some darkening to cloth with fading to rear spine edge. Endpapers slightly darkening with bookplate and inscription to front “Edward Robert, Somerleigh.” & “Hodson.” Some minor tanning to edges and some minor handling marks to Pages else very clean and tight. Binders stamp to front “George’s Bristol”. Else a very clean and tight copy. 186pp. With 5 very nice engraved B&W etchings & 5 photo-engravings by Dawson, plus many line drawings. Map of the Isle of Purbeck. The author travels around Purbeck, in Dorset, describing the scenery, the villages, geology, and history of the area. Includes notes on wrecks around the coast.
Title: A Royal Warren. Or: Picturesque Rambles in the Isle of Purbeck. The etchings by Alfred Dawson.
Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: The Typographic Etching Company 1882 (1st.):
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 79693
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