Title: Historical Memorials of Canterbury. The Landing of Augustine, the Murder of Becket, Edward the Black Prince, Becket's Shrine.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with ...
Title: Historical Memorials of Canterbury. The Landing of Augustine, the Murder of Becket, Edward the Black Prince, Becket's Shrine.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial additional collections of manuscripts and historical items dating back as far as 300 BC.The HISTORY OF BRITAIN & IRELAND collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. As well as historical works, this collection includes geographies, travelogues, and titles covering periods of competition and cooperation among the people of Great Britain and Ireland. Works also explore the countries' relations with France, Germany, the Low Countries, Denmark, and Scandinavia. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ British Library Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn; 1865. 12 . 10351.ccc.26.
Good. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. 300p. plus index, 4th edition. frontispiece fold plan of the cathedral. hinges starting, endpaper loosened. leather covers scuff principally along spine edge. raised bands red lablel owners bookplate and name.
Good. First American from the eleventh London edition. Number 88 of a limited edition of 600. With 13 illustrations. Octavo, 9" tall. xviii, 361 pages, paper spine label. A good, clean, hardcover first American edition with corners worn to board, fraying and chipping to cloth of backstrip which is loose along one side; internal condition very good with hinges and binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed. Pages 257-262 have a 1" tear to margin at the fore-edge, does not affect text.
Very Good/Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" Tall World History History of Canterbury Cathedral & England. Hardcover. 8vo. Second American Edition From The Eleventh London Edition. Nice clean text, illustrations, gilt top edge, writing on fep dated 1894, some wear to dj, 361pp. w/index.
This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Very worn front cover. Stamped decoration on front and back. Very faded backstrip with faded gilt lettering. Pen annotation on first page. Illustrations throughout. Good condition fold out plate. Slightly loose binding. Some staining and foxing throughout. Cover loose.
Used-Acceptable. Fair hardback (no dust jacket) 3rd edition. Well used copy in slack binding; brown cloth boards with gilt titles on spine; cloth discoloured and worn, with splits in cloth along spine edges. Front hinge split and repaired. Foxing present; name inked on verso of ffep. fold out diagram present.
Good. No dust jacket. 1887. 304 pages. No dust jacket. Navy cloth boards. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Mildly rubbed and marked boards with tanning to spine, lightly bumped corners and crushed ends. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1506089040DPB (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
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