A Description of England and Wales. Containing a Particular Account of each County, with its Antiquities, Curiosities, Situation . . . Palaces, Markets, Fairs . . ANONYMOUS.

A Description of England and Wales. Containing a Particular Account of each County, with its Antiquities, Curiosities, Situation . . . Palaces, Markets, Fairs . . .

Publisher: London: Printed for Newbery and Carnan, 1769-70.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Roscoe, Newbery and His Successors, A112.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed, but overall a fine, handsome copy.
Book ID: 26234

Description

10 vols, 8vo, contemporary smooth calf, green and red contrasting morocco labels, gilt rules, decorations and lettering. 240 copper plates; vignettes in the text.

Comments

An elaborate county-by-county treatment of the English and Welsh countryside, small towns, castles, monuments, ruins, cathedrals, etc., with handsome copper engraved plates of views and buildings.

Price: $1,750.00

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