Memorials Of Old Kent.
Bemrose and Sons Limited, 4 Snow Hill, E.C. and Derby
Edited by the rev. p. h. ditchfield, m.a., f.s.a. and george clinch, f.g.s. with many illustrations. (memorials of the counties of england).
Fat 8vo. 6 x 8.75 x 6 inches. xiii + [i] + 335 pp. +  +  pp. publisher's advertisements. Bound in original red cloth, gilt, with county emblem in roundel on front board and bevelled edges. Top edge gilt other edges rough cut. Some spotting of flyleaves and edges, sometimes extending into inner margins; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 73 illustrations, including 57 plates (the double page plans of Tong Church are extra to the index of illustrations), including frontispiece, black and white photographs and 3 double page plans, and 18 drawings in text. Decorated by initials. Includes articles on Canterbury, Kentish Insurrections, Dickens' Kent, Romney Marsh and Smuggling, Churches, Castles and Medway Bridges. One of the many works edited by the Rev. Peter Hempson Ditchfield (1854-1930), historian, prolific author and Rector of Barkham, Berkshire from 1886. George Clinch (1860-1921) wrote a number of books on Kent and also English Hops (1919).
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