Some Account of the Possessions of the Abbey of Malmesbury in the Days of the Anglo-Saxon Kings; with Remarks on the Ancient Limits of The Forest of Braden.

By: AKERMAN, John Yonge.

Price: £38.00

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Book Condition: Good


Large 4to., 30 cms., pp [2] title leaf, 59, [1] blank. With a large fold-out map, mounted on linen, of the possessions of the abbey at the time of the Norman Conquest, and with the Saxon names in red. With a plate (foxed) of a fragment of an ancient map from the time of Elizabeth I. Some scattered light foxing in the text. Old half crimson morocco (rubbed), marbled paper sides, gilt on deep blue decorative endpapers. With the circular book label of Basset Down House Library on upper paste-down. A good copy.

Title: Some Account of the Possessions of the Abbey of Malmesbury in the Days of the Anglo-Saxon Kings; with Remarks on the Ancient Limits of The Forest of Braden.

Author Name: AKERMAN, John Yonge.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Nichols & Sons for the Society of Antiquaries: 1857., 0

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 006011

Keywords: Wiltshire, Anglo-Saxons, maps, cartography, Swindon