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Two Volumes. Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. In polished calf leather binding with decorative gilt paneled boards, raised banding and gilt lettering and decorations to spine. All page edges gilt. Green endpapers. In very good condition. Binding professionally repaired: newer leather to spines and corners. Rubbing and chips to edges of boards on original leather, some rubbing to spines. (304 -660pp.) Profusely illustrated with many additional engraved plates, includes decorative title page. Plus Fold-out panoramic plan of Westminster at front. One loose plate at rear of vol.2: “Inscription on the Tomb of Sir Julius Caesar.”
Title: Some Account of London. The Fifth Edition. With Considerable Additions. “Grangerised” Edition Bound in Two Volumes.
Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, J. Faulder, Rivington, Wilkie & Robinson &c. &c. 1813:
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Seller ID: 83293
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,