BLUNDELL,William . Ellison Gibson Rev.T.

Crosby Records A CAVALIER'S NOTE BOOK being notes,anecdotes and observations of William Blundell of Crosby Lancs, from 1642-1690.

Published: LONDON Longmans Green & Co 1880.

Date: 1880

An excellent copy of the First Edition of this scarce work dedicated to the Lancashire MP Nicholas Blundell edited and with an introduction by the Rev T Ellison Gibson. Blundell was Captain of Dragoons under Major General Tildsley in the Royalist Army of 1642 his notebook covers a wide range of topics including politics,religion,folklore and local history. Crown 8vo. Frontispiece facsimile of Blundells commision 312pp on uncut hand made paper top edge gilt in later green cloth.

Condition
Excellent

Binding
Lettered cloth

£70

Offered by John Capes