Old Homes Near Stroud; with related material including Ancient Dwellings in the Neighbourhood of Stroud 1879 and Illustrations

£250.00

Blue leaves, with 16 tipped-in later copies of plates, 8 blank leaves, plus the 4-page paper “Ancient Dwellings in the Neighbourhood of Stroud” (a paper read before the members of the Stroud Philosophical and Natural History Society at the Subscription Rooms, Stroud, on Tuesday, March 11, 1879), plus two A4 manuscripts by Huw Jones (July 2010) which mention the history of this book, and the fact that these plates are possibly zincographs or gelatine duplicates, plus some photocopies and other related notes, plates include Chavenage, Painswick Court House, Manor House Owlpen, St Chloe, Egypt House in Nailsworth and more

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Signed

Author(s) Playne, Charles
Illustrator(s) illustrated by Charles Payne, LEP [Lucy E Playne], CMP [Clara M Payne] and others
Publisher(s) Published by the Author
Published Date no date given, [1879]
Signature Information N/A
Size 29 x 23 cm
Book Condition Cloth sunned at front board, spine, and edges of rear board, few light marks to boards, chipped at head and tail of spine, Shermeshill Library plate at front pastedown, light spots to some plates, book in good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Original decorative red cloth, gilt titles to front, al ledges gilt