The History of Whitby, and of Whitby Abbey…


Xvii, [1], 377 pp, complete with folding plan and 3 other plates, collected from the original records of the abbey and other authentic memoirs, divided into three books: Book I. The history of Whitby and of Whitby Abbey before the conquest; Book II. The continuation of that history to the dissolution of the monastery; Book III. The further continuation of that history to the end of the year 1776, with the present state of Whitby etc.

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Author(s) Charlton, Lionel
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by T. Cadell; G. Robinson; J. Monkman
Published Date 1779
Signature Information N/A
Size Quarto, 28 x 23 cm
Book Condition Boards lightly rubbed, firmly bound, folding plan has been repaired and a missing part has been drawn in ink by previous owner, foxing to plates and light patches to pages, book in good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Half brown calf with marbled paper sides, gilt title on spine, raised bands, marbled edges