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Author Name    Thornton, William

Title   The New, Complete, and Universal History, Description, and Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster, the Borough of Southwark, and the parts adjacent, including not only all the Parishes within the Bills of Mortality, but likewise the Towns, Villages, Palaces, Seats, and Country, to the extent of above twenty miles round; with all the late improvements and alterations

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good+

Publisher   London Alex. Hogg 1784

Seller ID   14446

Rebound in half calf with marbled boards; raised bands on spine; gilt ruling; gilt titling on red leather panel at head. Folding plan (rebacked, soiled); folding map (margins torn, badly refolded). Outer margin of title page, preface, and first few pp frayed, with slight loss of text - however, text complete from p6 onwards. pp surprisingly supple, and unspotted. B/w engravings. Dates July 3 1785 and July 3 1784 in pencil on lower part of title page - the edition is actually undated, but the British Library catalogue lists it as 1784. ; 4to (9 1/2" x 15"); 532 pages

Price = 950.00 GBP

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