THE Ancient and Present State of GLOSTERSHIRE [Gloucestershire] (2 Volumes) Part I: Text; Part II: Plates.

Atkyns, Sir Robert (with a New Introduction by Brian Smith)
Published by EP Publishing in Yorkshire 1974
SKU: 49747
ISBN: 0854098615
£170.00
Facsimile Reprint of the 1712 Edition. Two Volumes, small Folio, green clothbound hardbacks gilt, with unclipped dust jackets; Part I: [xviii] introduction + 859pp facsimile text + index, illus with 8 full page b/w plates of armorial devices; Part II: [ix] introduction + 65 full page b/w plates (most double-spread) + [iii] other b/w plates plates at end. Ink signature of Brian Smith to title page of Part I. Previous owner's attractive b/w bookplate to front pastedowns of both Parts. Part II has light creasing to the top of the last few plates. Overall VG/VG.

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