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Volume 2. 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 thich grey/green paper. The edges of the text-block are mottled red. The front paste-down has a large previous owners book-plate with the mottom "Fidelis" underneath a large armourial crest. Written in ink on the front free end-page is " See Vol I. Lent to the Guild of St. John of Beverley Library for the Deaf (?) By S. Oxley. Nov 20. 27 St. Ba...?". Previous owner Waldie / Waldey
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0287b
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Anon
Publisher
Wilson, T.
 
Date
1788
Dimensions
Width:
137 mm

Height:
222 mm