A TRANSLATION OF THE SEVERAL CHARTERS, &c. GRANTED BY EDWARD IV. HENRY VII. JAMES I. AND CHARLES II. TO THE CITIZENS OF CANTERBURY Also a List of the Bailiffs and Mayors, from the Year 780, to the present Period. With a Description of the Boundaries of the City, and many curious Particulars never before publisheed.
Published by J. Grove in Canterbury 1791
FIRST EDITION 8vo. hardback, half-bound in tan calf with black title label, gilt, to spine and marbled boards. 322pp. Ink name and date (1832) to ffep but heavily erased, resulting in three small holes. Engraved armorial bookplate of Sir Thomas Neame to ffep, and woodcut bookplate, dated 1901 to front pastedown. Occasional light foxing, mainly to endpapers. Hinge between spine and upper board beginning to split but still attached. Spine rather dry and faded with slight damage. Boards somewhat rubbed and edgeworn. Overall a Good, Sound Copy.