The History And Topographical Survey Of The County Of Kent.
W. Bristow, Canterbury, 1797 - 1801- Republished by E.P. Publishing & Kent County Library,
With a new introduction by alan everitt.
12 volumes 8vo, 9 x 6 inches, with folding maps and plates throughout. Original red cloth, gilt. A near fine set in like dust wrappers. A complete set of the facsimile reprint of the 12 volume second edition. This substantialy revised and corrected version of Hasted's great county history was aimed at those who could not afford the four volume set which had by the time of it's original publication became out of print. The text was reset and the maps of the Hundreds were folded to conform to the smaller size. This reprint is itself now 50 years old and scarce complete.
[Stock No. 27006]