The Gentleman’s Magazine, and Historical Chronicle for the Year MDCCLXXXVII (Volume LVII, Part the First) [January to June]


Editions January to June (including Index), iv, 552 pages, [14], 11 engraved plates with titles (including 3 folding plates, Hereford Cathedral, Obelisk at Moreton in Dorsetshire), title page with central illustration, engraving in text to first page of each monthly edition, tables, variety of subject matter (including Meteorological Diary, Price of Corn, Poetry, Sketches, Country News, Obituaries, Taxes), inscription to upper free endpaper “Mr Oakes, Pembroke Place”, fascinating contemporary record

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Author(s) Urban, Sylvanus
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Publisher(s) Printed by John Nichols
Published Date 1787
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Size quarto, 21.5 x 14 cms
Book Condition Spine lightly scuffed, rubbing to corners, marking to endpapers, occasional foxing which affects plates, binding firm, very good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Quarter bound calf and marbled boards, raised bands to spine with gilt rules and titles on black morocco label