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The Vale Royal of England,

by Thomas Hughes

Condition: Very Good


London - John Gray Bell, 1852 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A detailed look at the history of Chester with black and white illustrations and maps. An updated, revised reprint of Smith and Webb's 1656 performance of TheVale Royall of England. Condition: In a blue embossed cloth binding with gilt lettering to the spine. Externally, very smart. Slighthandling marks to the boards and rubbing to the spine. Internally,excellent. Firmly bound and pages are bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD..
  • Bookseller: Rooke Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 047411
  • Title: The Vale Royal of England,
  • Author: Thomas Hughes
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: London - John Gray Bell
  • Date published: 1852

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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]
Cloth
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reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
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