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The Antiquities of Furness 1774  

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The Antiquities of Furness; or, an Account of the Royal Abbey of St. Mary, in the Vale of Nightshade, near Dalton in Furness, Belonging to The Right Honorable Lord George Cavendish.

West, Thomas


T. Spilsbury



 [20] lvi, 288, [134] appendix pp. With With folding engraved perspective view of the ruins, folding plan and 1 engraved plate of seal. (4to) 26x21.5 cm (10¼x8½"),  later polished calf-backed cloth-covered boards, tooled in gilt, lettered in gilt on morocco spine label. First Edition.

An early work in the literature of the Gothic Revival

Lot Amendments

Mild scuffing to binding with light bumps to lower corners; dampstaining, view of the ruins detached, a few tears, toning; about very good.

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