The History Of Romney Marsh From Its Earliest Formation To 1836..

HOLLOWAY, WILLIAM..

Original blind stamped brown cloth, gilt, the hinges are cracked top and bottom of the spine but they are strong.

£350.00

Publisher

John Russell Smith, 5 Old Compton Street, Soho Square.,

Place

London

Date

1849

Synopsis

With a glance at its adjacencies, and some remarks on the situation of the ancient anderida.

Item Description

8vo., 9 x 5.5 inches, viii + [2] + 182 + [2] pp = 12pp publishers catalogue at rear With lithograph frontis, and 5 engraved maps, three of which are folding. The largest map has an old tear repaired, and the frontis is a little foxed but a very good example. There are neat pencilled comments and notes on the margins here and there.

Notes

The first History of Romney Marsh. This very scarce work was published in an edition of approximately 200 copies, of which 111 are noted in the list of subscribers, the remainder were to be sold, but many were destroyed in a fire which accounts for its extreme rarity today. A very good copy of this elusive book.

[Stock No. 25414]

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