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Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper (DW spine faded, minor mark to bottom end. In protective sleeve. Not price clipped.) Cloth clean and smart. Authors dedicatory inscription to front endpaper “To David with best wishes and in memory of a long family friendship, Magdalen Goffin, Silcocks, 12.5.07.” Inside pages clean and tight throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. 390pp. 15 B&W illustrations. Watkin helped to write the famous Peterloo Protest and also worked in favour of the Great Reform Bill. He was involved in many of the movements of social reform of the day.
Title: The Diaries of Absalom Watkin. A Manchester Man 1787-1861. SIGNED COPY.
Publisher: London, Alan Sutton, 1993 1st edition:
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Seller ID: 84008
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES GOFFIN, Magdalen: Diaries of Absalom Watkin, Manchester Man, 1787-1861, SIGNED COPY, Alan Sutton, 1993, 1st, dustwrapper, illustrations, near fine, Peterloo Protest, Reform Bill, English Industrial history, social reform