Topography Of Maidstone, And Its Environs, And Directory Of The Clergy, Gentry, Tradesman, &c. Of Maidstone, And Also, A Correct Address Of The Nobility, Clergy, Gentry &c. Residing In The Vicinity.
Printed and Published by J. Smith.
12mo. 6.75 x 4.5 inches , 108, (guide), 38, (directory)  (adverts). pp. Bound in original blue/green blind embossed cloth, title stamped in gilt on the upper board. A very good example. With frontispiece plate map of the town and a folding map of the environs and one plate. Interisting and scarce guide and directory, this is the first of two issues, the tradesmans, bankers, straw bonnet makers, watchmakers etc., are all listed along with pubs and beer houses and much more besides. Goulden Maid-2 Goulden calls for 26 pages of adverts this copy has only 22 pages but their is nothing obviously missing and this number might well vary.
[Stock No. 25966]