A HISTORY OF WHITBY and STREONESHALH ABBEY with a statistical survey of the vicinity to a distance of twenty-five miles
The First Edition in contemporary half-calf, gilt tooled with raised bands and original yellow end -papers with added engravings to the paste downs.Large folding map of the vicinity as well as Charlton's 1778 Plan of the Town & Harbour in good order with numerous woodcuts etchings & engravings throughout both volumes. Boyne CCLXXVI notes that copies vary in the number of plates present, indeed the large folding plates mentioned are absent from the 70's facsimile extensive foxing in places and numerous pencil annotations but still a sound attractive set.
Author YOUNG, George.Rev.
Publisher WHITBY:printed and sold by Clark and Medd etc; 1817.