Ducatus Leodiensis :or, the Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town and Parish of Leedes, and Parts Adjacent in the West Riding of the County of York, &c,to which is added a Catalogue of his Musaeum, &c. (2 Volumes bound in 1)

By: Thoresby, Ralph & Whitaker, Thomas Dunham (Ed.) ;

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2nd Edn. 2 VOLUMES BOUND IN 1- LEEDS: xvi (preface) + xvii (life of the Author) + 268pp. inc. vignette + frontispiece & 7 plates + 16 pedigrees, with - MUSAEUM: 123 + 159 + 12 pp.+ 3 plates. There is a series of mis-numberings in the pagination but the text appears continuous. Modern full leather binding with 5 raised bands to spine, blue endpapers, t.e.g. elephant folio - 15" - 23" tall Half title page heavily thumbed and stained to corners, frontispiece creased and marked but no loss of image. Final page has corner tears and folds, no loss. The title page has a small crest below Dunham's name. Foxing is patchy but obscures no text or images and may be associated with the different paper stocks apparently used in this volume. All plates and pedigrees are present as called for. binding is sound. Second Edition 'with notes and additions by Thomas Dunham Whitaker'.

Title: Ducatus Leodiensis :or, the Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town and Parish of Leedes, and Parts Adjacent in the West Riding of the County of York, &c,to which is added a Catalogue of his Musaeum, &c. (2 Volumes bound in 1)

Author Name: Thoresby, Ralph & Whitaker, Thomas Dunham (Ed.) ;

Categories: Topographical,

Publisher: Leeds & Wakefield, Robinson, Son and Holdsworth; John Hurst: 1816

ISBN Number: B005TU44CQ

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Size: elephant folio - 15" - 23" tall

Seller ID: 42259