Lot 276 of 429:
The Survey of London 1633  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$270
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Survey of London: Contayning the Originall, Increase, Moderne Estate, and Government of that City, Methodically set downe.
Author:
Stow, John
Place:
London
Publisher:
Printed by Elizabether Purslow
Date:
1633
Description:

[xii], 939, [1 blank],  [30] pp. With many full-page and half-page woodcut coats of arms. (Folio) 34x22 cm (13¼x9"), library's brown cloth, gilt spine, patterned endpapers. Enlarged Edition.

Important history of London, much expanded from the first edition of 1598. Frontispiece not present. With the illustrated bookplate of the Detroit Public Library. STC 23345.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General light soiling to cloth with rubbing to extremities; browning and some closed tears to endpapers, a few minor tears to title page, some minor wormholing, toning and scattered foxing; good.
 
Item number:
301269
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