A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in the Northern Counties of England and in Scotland
Dibdin, Thomas Frognall
Price: 1,250.00 USD
London: Printed for the author by C. Richards ., 1838. First edition. Illustrated with 40 engraved plates and numerous text vignettes. 2 vols. 8vo. With Dibdin A.L.s.: 'I have made it quite a Lady's Boudoir book'. Dibdin writes, 27 August, [n.y.]: Dear Mr. Hill, I am in your debt in more senses than one, and I beg leave, under this impression to beg your acceptance of a copy of the new edition of my Tour ... I have made it quite a Lady's Boudoir book. Health and Happiness ... Very much & truly, your Obliged T.F. Dibdin". Jackson 89; Windle and Pippin A65 First edition. Late nineteenth century full black morocco, spines gilt with contrasting lettering pieces, a.e.g., by Hugh Hopkins Glasgow. Some toning to plates. Near fine.