Camera Regia, Or a Short View of London. Containing the Antiquity, Fame, Walls, Bridge, River, Gates, Tower, Cathedral, Officers, Courts, Customs, Franchises, &c., of that Renowned City. JOHN BRYDALL.

Camera Regia, Or a Short View of London. Containing the Antiquity, Fame, Walls, Bridge, River, Gates, Tower, Cathedral, Officers, Courts, Customs, Franchises, &c., of that Renowned City.

Publisher: London: Printed for William Crooke, 1676.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Wing B-5253.
Condition: Upper hinge starting, but sound; edges a little rubbed; very good copy in original state.
Book ID: 27360

Description

Small 8vo, contemporay sheep, leather label, gilt lettering.

Comments

An interesting guide to the landmarks and civic structure of London by a lawyer and author on legal matters, John Brydall (circa 1635-1705). He writes about the origins and organization of cities; the etymology of the word London; the history of its landmarks; the layers of civic bureaucracy; and the essential laws and regulations governing London.

Price: $1,250.00

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