THE TUNBRIDGE WELLS GUIDE An Account of the Ancient & Present State of That Place With a Particular Description of All the Towns, Villages, Antiquities, Natural Curiosities, Ancient & Modern Seats, Founderies, Etc. Within the Circumference of Sixteen Miles With Accurate Views of t
Published by Printed and Sold by J. Sprange. in Tunbridge Wells 1817
Small 8vo. (approx. 19.5 x 12cm) hardback amateurishly rebound in faux snakeskin-covered boards with typewriiten paper title label to spine and thin marbled endpapers. 332pp., illustrated with engraved frontispiece and title page vignette plus twelve other engravings (eight folding) and a folding Distances chart at rear. Modern armorial bookplate to front pastedown and pencil notes to early blanks at front and rear. Very attractive Sprange's Circulating Library bookplate pasted to another early blank (please see photos). Occasional foxing throughout with damp stain to inner gutter of first few pages including title page (please see photos).Some foxing to faux snakeskin-covered boards and paper title label edgeworn. Internally a Good+ copy in sound but unfortunate binding.