A Hand-book Of Higham:.
Bound in original blue cloth, gilt with blind stamped decoration on boards. Extremities a little worn and hinges just starting to crack at top but otherwise good condition
Printed and Published by W. T. Wildish, 'Journal' Offices, High Streets.,
Rochester and Chatham
Or the curiosities of a country parish. by rev. c. h. fielding, m.a.
Small 4to. 5.75 x 8.5 inches.  + 66 pp.
Decorated by head and tailpiece vignettes.
Includes general description of the parish and Gadshill, transcriptions of the church monuments, extracts from the registers, a natural history section with lists of animals, birds, plants, etc. found in the parish and a list of ratepayers and owners for 1700 and 1881. The Rev. Cecil Henry Fielding published several other works of church and local history. A scarce title; COPAC records only four copies, at the British Library, Universities of Leicester and London and the London Library.
[Stock No. 21958]