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4 volumes. Size approx 16.5 x 10 inches. Bound in contemporary full leather. With decorative gilt and raised banding and lettering to spines. Marbled endpapers. In generally good condition. Some marks & scuffs to covers. Corners slightly bumped, edges & spines slightly rubbed. Volume One & Four have a few darker marks to boards. Inside some occasional small marks and foxing spots. Volume two lacks 4 text page 257 to 260. Else a generally clean and tight set. Volume One on second blank page, as a nice original Book binders receipt tipped in (Shipp & Son) Blandford, and name inscriptions from the Bond Family, who's estate was at Moigne Coombe. Third edition, generally regarded as the best. Approx. 124 steel-engr.plates / 8 plans, 2 Small Maps etc..
Title: History and Antiquities of the County of Dorset: Compiled from the best and most ancient historians, inquisitiones post mortem, and other valuable records and MSS. in the public offices and libraries, and in private hands. With a copy of Domesday Book, and the "Inquisitio Gheldi" for the County:Interspersed with some remarkable Particulars of Natural History. And adorned with a Correct map of the County and Views of Antiquities, Seats of the Nobility and Gentry, etc; The Third edition, corrected, augmented & improved by WILLIAM SHIPP & JAMES WHITWORTH HODSON. Four Volumes.
Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons. 1861 / 1863 / 1870 (3rd.ed.).:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83851
Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY Dorset, Topography, Hutchins, Antiquities, houses, country houses, Domesday book, History, Fine Binding, leather, third edition, full calf bindings Bond Family, Moigne Coombe Shipp