Rambles Round Rugby.

RIMMER, ALFRED.

£30.00

Publisher

Percival and Co.

Place

London

Date

1892

Synopsis

By alfred rimmer. with an introductory chapter by the rev. w. h. payne smith, m.a. assistant master at rugby school. with seventy-three illustrations by the author. this edition is strictly limited to 750 copies, and will not be reprinted.

Item Description

4to. 9.75 x 7 inches. xxiii + [i] + 270 pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt, with gilt patterned borders on front board, extending to spine. Deckled edges. Extremities worn, including head and tail of spine, which is sunned with faded title. Some foxing of front flyleaves and preliminaries and a few rear margins; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by frontispiece, title page vignette and by numerous wood engravings in text. Illustrated by the author's wood engravings, this book includes an introductory chapter on Rugby, followed by excursions in Northants, Warwicks and Leicestershire. Alfred Rimmer, R.A. (1829-93) was an artist and author who published a number of topographical works of this type, 1872-1892. Issued in a limited edition of 750.

[Stock No. 27033]

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