Lot 53: Shaw (Rev. Stebbing). The History and Antiquities of Staffordshire. Compiled from the Manuscripts of Huntbach, Loxdale, Bishop Lyttelton, and other Collections... Including Erdeswick's Survey of the County; and the Approved Parts of Dr. Plot's Natural History. The Whole Brought Down to the Present Time..., 2 volumes, 1798-1801, folding engraved map of Staffordshire and folding engraved plan of Wolverhampton by Isaac Taylor, folds strengthened to verso, eighty-two engraved plates (complete), short closed tears to title and first leaf of preface (crude repair, no loss), occasional slight spotting, ownership inscriptions to front endpapers contemporary marbled calf, gilt decorated spines, re-cornered, upper boards detached, a little rubbed and scuffed, folio. Upcott 1176-1185. (2)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books, Maps & Ephemera Auction June 2015
Wednesday, 10th June 2015
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