Item #26607 The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales; Embracing Recent Changes in Counties, Dioceses, Parishes, and Boroughs: General Statistics: Postal Arrangements: Railway Systems, &c.; and Forming a Complete Description of the Country [Six volume set]. John Marius Wilson.
The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales; Embracing Recent Changes in Counties, Dioceses, Parishes, and Boroughs: General Statistics: Postal Arrangements: Railway Systems, &c.; and Forming a Complete Description of the Country [Six volume set]

The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales; Embracing Recent Changes in Counties, Dioceses, Parishes, and Boroughs: General Statistics: Postal Arrangements: Railway Systems, &c.; and Forming a Complete Description of the Country [Six volume set]

Edinburgh: A. Fullarton & Co., ca. 1870-1872. Very Good. Item #26607

Edinburgh: A. Fullarton & Co., [ca. 1870-1872]. Early printing, no dates but prospectus to beginning of first volume with reviews dated 1866 and referencing up to volume III. Two volumes bound in six quartos. 1192, vi; 1199, [2] pp. 22 colored maps, complete. Bound in embossed publishers pebbled cloth with gilt decorations to front and spine; dark topstains; pale yellow endpapers.

Light wear with some minor fraying to extremities; corners bumped; bindings sound. Ownership inscriptions (Henry Patterson Rutherford) to preliminaries; foxing to endpapers, some gatherings uncut, and interior otherwise unmarked.

Overall a Very Good set of Wilson's substantial topographical dictionary, uncommon in original boards.

Price: $400.00