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
DescriptionSmall 8vo, contemporay sheep, leather label, gilt lettering.
CommentsAn 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.