The Castle Hacket Copy (1874)

Foster, Joseph. [ Genealogist 1844-1905]

Pedigrees of the county families of Yorkshire complete in 2 volumes [ Volume one The West Riding Volume two The North & East Riding]

Published: LONDON. W.Wilfred.Head 1874.

Date: 1874

A particularly nice set in the original publishers cloth & yellow coated endpapers. The Castle Hacket copy with their bookplate to each volume and the signature of Percy S Paley. Christies 1986 sale catalogue for the library of Percy Paley. Described him as having "what must be the finest Irish private collection of genealogical books in existence". An invaluable research tool for the genealogist and local historian compiled by Joseph Foster and authenticated by the members of each family.

Provenance
Library of Percy S.Paley

Condition
Excellent

Binding
Publishers cloth

£450

Offered by John Capes