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A Topographical History of Surrey, complete in 5 volumes #58791


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ItemID:58791

Title:A Topographical History of Surrey, complete in 5 volumes

Author:Brayley, Edward Wedlake; Britton, John; Brayley, E. W. Jun; Mantell, Gideon

Publisher:Robert Best Ede, Tilt and Bogue

Date:1841-48

Booktype:Hardback

Size:Quarto, 31 x 25 cm

Description:5 uniform volumes, colour decorated title pages, 129 steel engraved plates (some hand-coloured) and plans, plus woodcuts in the text, plates are on India Paper, the majority of the excellent plates are by Thomas Allom, this is a large-paper edition with page size 29.3 x 23.3 cm

Binding:Full green morocco with blindstamped borders, gilt titles on spines, raised bands, marbled endpapers and gilt page edges

Condition:Spines just slightly sunned but bindings clean and bright, firmly bound, some marginal foxing but generally very nice and clean internally, the books are in near fine condition

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