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Collections Towards the History and Antiquities of the Town and County of Leicester by John Nichols - Hardcover - 1790 - from E C Books and Biblio.com

Collections Towards the History and Antiquities of the Town and County of Leicester

by John Nichols

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


London: John Nichols, 1790 This is part of the material gathered by John Nichols for his outstanding 4 volume work The History of Leicestershire. There are numerous different collations for this work, with some sections available separately. This volume consists of the complete Collections Towards the History and Antiquities of the Town and County of Leicester - with title page - it starts at page 421 to 592. Pages 1 to 426 (there is an overlap) are the History of Hinckley and The History of Aston Flamville which are not present. Pages 593 to 609 is Mr Carte's Account of Leicester. This is followed by lists of the Abbots if St Marys, Deans of Newark College leading in to Additional Collections for Leicestershire complete to page 1486. The book finishes with an index to page 1508. There is a lot of misnumbering but it is the complete Leicester Section. Superb condition with 52 plates and 3 maps. In fine full leather binding, ex-Libris Trevor Hickman who has published many books on Leicestershire.
  • Bookseller: E C Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 30501
  • Title: Collections Towards the History and Antiquities of the Town and County of Leicester
  • Author: John Nichols
  • Format/binding: Full-Leather
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: John Nichols
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1790
  • Keywords: Leicestershire, Leicester history, Leicester antiquities; john nichols
  • Bookseller catalogs: HISTORY; TRAVEL & TOPOGRAPHY;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall


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