LARGE PAPER COPY (1727)

FRANCIS PECK

[HISTORY OF STAMFORD IN LINCOLNSHIRE] Academia Tertia Anglicana; or The Antiquarian Annals of Stanford [Stamford] in Lincoln, Rutland and Northamptonshire.

Date: 1727

1st Edition. Folio. pp. xvi, 26, 48, 36, 26, 18, 22, 24, 56, 58, 24, 68, 43, 14, 66, 24, vi, 31, 17; full page plates. Contemporary mottled calf, gilt, worn on the corners. Hinges cracking but held well by the cords. Old damp staining to margins of later pages and some early pages creased. Generally though a clean and very well margined Large Paper Copy.

Provenance
With the bookplate of the Browne family of Westport House, Co. Mayo, built for John Browne in 1732. There is a John Browne listed as a subscriber to a large paper copy in the list of subscribers.

£1200

Offered by Michael S Kemp Bookseller