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The Antiquities of Furness 1774  

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Title:
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.

Author:
West, Thomas

Place:
London

Publisher:
T. Spilsbury

Date:
1774

Description:

 [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

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


 
Item number:
303965
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