Anstey, Christopher

The New Bath Guide: or Memories of the B.N.R.D. Family: in a Series of Poetical Epistles, 1807

Published: Printed and Published by John Browne

Date: 1807

Illustrated with eleven fine engravings designed and engraved by F. Eginton. A collection of letters, written by a family during their residence in Bath - The first of them from a romantic young lady, addressed to her friend in the country bringing the reader acquainted to the rest of the characters. In lovely original binding with original title label to the spine and rough page edges, with some rubbing and marks to the boards, rubbing mainly to the edges as seen in photos. Overall the pages are still fresh with clear text and bright illustrations, specially considering its age. A few pages with dark spots/browning and nicks & light creasing to pages' edges as seen in photos. Newspaper cutting pasted down to front endboard. A lovely piece of social history. vi, 106pp.

Eginton, F.




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