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Volume 1. Eboracum; Or, The History and Antiquities of the City of York, from its Origin to This Time. Together with an Account of the Ainsty, or, County of the Same, and a Description and History of the Cathedral Church, from its First Foundation to the Present Year. Illustrated with 17 Copper-Plates.

Description
This volume is half bound in calf with marbled paper (Spanish on Turkish Antiqued Pattern?) boards. The end pages are comprised of single sheets of thick grey/green paper. The edges of the text-block are mottled red. Written in ink on the front free end-page is "P129" and also "Lent to the Guild of St. John of Beverley Library for the Deaf (?) By S. Oxley. Aug 2. '27. St. Alfrida". Written in pencil on the reverse of the front free end-page is "2 vols" "25/-" "C/-".
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0287a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Anon
Publisher
Wilson, T.
 
Date
1788
Dimensions
Width:
137 mm

Height:
222 mm