Tymms, Samuel (ed)

The East Anglian; or notes and queries on subjects connected with the counties of Suffolk, Cambridge, Essex and Norfolk (vols 1 -3)

Published: Samuel Tymms

Date: 1858 - 1868

Published by Samuel Tymms, Lowestoft and Whittaker and Co, London, 1858-1868. Three volume set uniformly bound in recent half leather binding with marbled boards. Five raised bands to spine. Title in gilt on black leather patch to compartment two, volume number in gilt to compartment four of each volume. Teg. 8.5ins x 5.75ins. Volume one: [ii], 456pp plus 2pp plates. Covers October 1858 to December 1863. Issues 1 to 34. Initially produced approx quarterly, from January 1863 became monthly. Volume two: [iv], 383pp. Covers period January 1864 to July 1866 in monthly issues. Volume three: [iv], 379pp. Covers period August 1866 to November 1868 in monthly issues. Each volume has an index of subjects, places and names (rerum, locorum, nominum). Browning to a few pages but overall a VG attractive set. Nb Samuel Tymms produced a fourth volume before his death in 1871. The editorship was then taken over by Charles Evelyn-White until 1910.

Condition
Very Good

Binding
Half leather with marbled boards

£225

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