MARTINEAU, Harriet.

Guide to the English Lakes.

£75

Guide to the English Lakes.

Windermere: John Garnett, [s.d., post 1855].

In stock

Guide to the English Lakes.

Description

With illustrations after drawings by T.L. Aspland and W. Banks, a charming guide to the Lake District, printed locally and accompanied by advertisements for nearby hotels.

Description

Third edition. 8vo (17 x 11 cm): [2], i-ii, i-ii, [2], 281 pp, [2], [1 (blank)], iv, xv pp local advertisements, illustrated; frontispiece with tissue guard, engraved title, six engraved plates, four folding maps, four views, and two folding panoramas. Publisher’s cloth gilt. Browned throughout with occasional foxing, ink inscription to front free flyleaf slightly washed, half of first panorama (p.15) torn and absent, sewing defective. Cloth soiled, stained, and faded, joints starting, spine-piece frayed at head and tial.

Bibliography

 

Stock ID: 96564