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Crosby's Complete Pocket Gazetteer of England and Wales, or Traveller's Companion

Crosby's Complete Pocket Gazetteer of England and Wales, or Traveller's Companion

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Crosby's Complete Pocket Gazetteer of England and Wales, or Traveller's Companion

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: B. Crosby and Co., 1807. A contemporary tree bark calf binding with gilt decoration to the edges. Red title label to spine with gilt decoration also. Previous owner's small bookplate to inside front board. Amusing warning written in pencil to fep by previous owner reads 'A useful work but beware of erratic spelling and/or misprints'. Containing one fold-out map engraving 'Map of the Roads of England & Wales'. xx + 595pp + adverisements. Internally clean with sound binding. A lovely and fascinating volume.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

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Details

Bookseller
Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
054915
Title
Crosby's Complete Pocket Gazetteer of England and Wales, or Traveller's Companion
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
B. Crosby and Co.
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1807
Keywords
England Wales Travel Guide Nineteeth Century
Bookseller catalogs
Social History; Travel;
Size
16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall

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Rickaro Books Ltd

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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.

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bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
First Edition
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]

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