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Narrative of a Journey, Associated with a Fly, from Gloucester to Aberystwith, and from Aberystwith through North Wales. Jul 31st to September 8th 1837.

Narrative of a Journey, Associated with a Fly, from Gloucester to Aberystwith, and from Aberystwith through North Wales. Jul 31st to September 8th 1837.

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Narrative of a Journey, Associated with a Fly, from Gloucester to Aberystwith, and from Aberystwith through North Wales. Jul 31st to September 8th 1837.

by Turner, Thomas

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Printed for Private Distribution Only. London. 1840. Octavo. xii, (3), 222pp. Half-title, Title, Engraved frontis. portrait with coat of arms, 11 further engraved plates (D. Cox & W. Radclyffe), with tissue guards, errata slip. Later quarter calf, original boards, spine in six with gilt motifs, rules and lettering. Corners a little bumped. Slightly toned with occasional spotting/foxing. Coombs Bookseller label to fep.

Provenance:

Bookplate of W. H. Reece to fep. William Henry Reece, F.S.A. ( -1873) Lawyer, author and translator, of Plas Tudno and Warwickshire. Plas Tudno was an early Victorian Mansion set in private grounds on the lower slopes of the Great Orme.

Thomas Turner (1782-1859) Banker, of Hillfield House, Gloucester.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Narrative of a Journey, Associated with a Fly, from Gloucester to Aberystwith, and from Aberystwith through North Wales. Jul 31st to September 8th 1837.
Author
Turner, Thomas
Book Condition
Used - See item description
Quantity Available
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed for Private Distribution Only.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1840
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Travel, Privately Printed, Wales, Bookplate
Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration; Welsh; Provenance, Bookplates and Associations; Christmas gift ideas; Fine Bindings;

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Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

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The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Errata
Errata: aka Errata Slip A piece of paper either laid in to the book correcting errors found in the printed text after being...
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