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A PICTURESQUE TOUR OF THE ENGLISH LAKES, CONTAINING A DESCRIPTION OF THE MOST ROMANTIC SCENERY OF CUMBERLAND, WESTMORELAND, AND LANCASHIRE, WITH ACCOUNTS OF ANTIENT AND MODERN MANNERS AND CUSTOMS, AND ELUCIDATIONS OF THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THAT PART OF THE COUNTRY, &C. &C ILLUSTRATED WITH FORTY-EIGHT COLOURED VIEWS... by  J  T[heodore] H[enry] and WALTON - First Edition - 1821 - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 019044)

A PICTURESQUE TOUR OF THE ENGLISH LAKES, CONTAINING A DESCRIPTION OF THE MOST ROMANTIC SCENERY OF CUMBERLAND, WESTMORELAND, AND LANCASHIRE, WITH ACCOUNTS OF ANTIENT AND MODERN MANNERS AND CUSTOMS, AND ELUCIDATIONS OF THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THAT PART OF THE COUNTRY, &C. &C ILLUSTRATED WITH FORTY-EIGHT COLOURED VIEWS...

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A PICTURESQUE TOUR OF THE ENGLISH LAKES, CONTAINING A DESCRIPTION OF THE MOST ROMANTIC SCENERY OF CUMBERLAND, WESTMORELAND, AND LANCASHIRE, WITH ACCOUNTS OF ANTIENT AND MODERN MANNERS AND CUSTOMS, AND ELUCIDATIONS OF THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THAT PART OF THE COUNTRY, &C. &C ILLUSTRATED WITH FORTY-EIGHT COLOURED VIEWS...

by FIELDING, T[heodore] H[enry] and WALTON, J

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Text and plates clean with only occasional offsetting from the text to the plates. Spine edges rubbed, corners worn. Very Good
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London: R. Ackermann, 1821. First Edition. Hardcover. Text and plates clean with only occasional offsetting from the text to the plates. Spine edges rubbed, corners worn. Very Good. Quarto (8-1/2" x 10-1/2") bound in contemporary leather-backed cloth with leather corners, gilt rules and lettering. Illustrated with a hand-colored title page vignette and 48 hand-colored aquatint plates.

Abbey, SCENERY 192; Tooley 219.

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Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
019044
Title
A PICTURESQUE TOUR OF THE ENGLISH LAKES, CONTAINING A DESCRIPTION OF THE MOST ROMANTIC SCENERY OF CUMBERLAND, WESTMORELAND, AND LANCASHIRE, WITH ACCOUNTS OF ANTIENT AND MODERN MANNERS AND CUSTOMS, AND ELUCIDATIONS OF THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THAT PART OF THE COUNTRY, &C. &C ILLUSTRATED WITH FORTY-EIGHT COLOURED VIEWS...
Author
FIELDING, T[heodore] H[enry] and WALTON, J
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Text and plates clean with only occasional offsetting from the text to the plates. Spine edges rubbed, corners worn. Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
R. Ackermann
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1821
Keywords
English Lakes; Color Plate Books; Travel; 19th Century; Hand-Colored Plates
Bookseller catalogs
Travel; Hand-Colored Plates;

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Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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