The Antiquities of Warwickhire Illustrated; From Records, Leiger-Books [Ledger-Books], Manuscripts, Charters, Evidences, Tombs and Armes [Arms]: Beautified with maps, prospects and portraictures


[18] 826 [16] pages, index at rear, black and white frontispiece of William Dugdale, 9 folding plates/maps, 57 full page engravings, 4 colour maps, 4 plates/maps in facsimile plus many other engravings in text, some of which are almost full page, double column, black letter type, red and black title page, illlustrated head and tailpieces, decorated capitals. This copy contains a full list of people who owned it in the prelims and these include James Halliwell Phillips, Shakespeare scholar, who mutilated it as part of his Shakespeare collection and marked it imperfect on the prelims.

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Author(s) Dugdale, William
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Printed by Thomas Warren
Published Date 1656
Signature Information N/A
Size quarto, 34.5cm 23.5cm
Book Condition Rebound with very light wear to corners, p93/94, p159/160, p361/362, p517/518, and p655/656 provided as fasimiles, with duplicate copies of some of them, p519/520 replaced from another edition, frontispiece repaired with corner missing, some pages are misnumbered, the book has one facsimile map, and 6 maps/plates from a 1765 Jones edition, tipped in photograph at front of book, writing in ink to the verso of frontispiece, the book is in very good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Rebound in full polished calf with gilt designs and blind stamping to both boards, five raised band with gilt designs and black morocco title label to spine, marbled endpapers, marbled edges