An Historical and Descriptive Account of The Town of Lancaster: Collected From The Best Authorities.

  • [Clark, Christopher]
  • Lancaster: Printed and Published by C. Clark 1807


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FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. [iii]-vii, [iii],118, [2] + 3 folding plates. Half-title discarded. Contemporary half calf, green morocco label lettered vertically in gilt, spine divided by double gilt rules between blind tooling, marbled boards and edges. Some foxing. A little rubbed and marked, joints just starting, a little wear at extremities. Ownership inscription of Rev. Thomas Corser to flyleaf, dispersal note from his library dated 1876 to endpaper, binder’s ticket of Dymock, Stockport to front pastedown, paper shelfmark label to front board.


From the collection of Rev Thomas Corser (1793-1876), antiquarian and one of the founders of The Chetham Society.

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