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Book Description

First edition. 8vo. pp. viii, 67; near-fine in the original cloth, gilt. Bookplate of Charlotte Duchess of Norfolk, subsequently presented by her to Thomas Henry Foley, 4th Baron Foley: “Lord Foley from his affec.te bellemere February 1869”.
Dealer Notes
Twopeny, known best for his architectural writings, compiled this anthology of writings on religious and historical subjects at the request of Charlotte Howard, Duchess Dowager of Norfolk. The final chapter comprises Captain Richard Twopeny’s account of an attack by brigrands outside Smyrna in 1845 (presumably a relative of the compiler’s). This copy, which belonged to Charlotte Duches of Norfolk, was presented by her to her son-in-law Lord Foley.
Author [Twopenny, William, ed.]
Date 1868
Binding Original cloth
Publisher London: Privately Printed at the Chiswick Press
Condition See description
Pages viii, 67;

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