Kelly’s Directory Of Kent, Surrey And Sussex. 1924

KELLY, A. LINDSAY. EDITOR

£275.00

Publisher

Kelly's Directories Ltd. 186 Strand W.C.2

Place

London

Date

1924

Synopsis

(with coloured maps)

Item Description

3 directories bound in one. Thick (4.5 inches!) 4to. 10.25 x 7 inches. 47pp. advertisements Kent = xxviii + 1214 pp. +Surrey viii + 901pp + Sussex viii + 1064 pp. and adverts on endpapers. (=3270 pages altogether). Bound in original red cloth, gilt; extremities worn and some maps torn and repaired but otherwise good condition. Each separate county and the advertisement section are named separately on the appropriate part of the fore-edge. Illustrated by two folding modern county maps, and three facsimiles of John Speed's map of each county in 1611. THE MODERN MAP OF KENT IS MISSING FROM THIS COPY An impressive compilation of three county directories in one volume, giving a magnificent overview of south east England in the first quarter of the twentieth century, For each county there is an index of places and localities and a list of the principal seats. These are all placed together at the beginning of the volume. Each town or village lists the Institutions and government offices, Churches, Schools, Newspapers, private residents followed by the commercial businesses

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