The Diamond Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland; Comprising A Compendious Account of the Counties, Cities, Boroughs, Towns, Capes and Forts, Rivers, Lakes, Harbours, Seaports, Canals, Railroads, Public Institutions, etc. etc. To which is appended, Complete Tables of the Principle Cities, Towns, & Villages [. . .]

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Gutters split at hinges. Lettering piece on spine peeling off at upper margin. Tiny 1/16" chip to cloth at tip of corner of front board. Faint previous owner's inscription.; 234, [2], (9)-80 pages + 3 double-page engraved maps (England & Wales; Scotland; Ireland). Contemporary moire cloth boards with lettering piece on spine. Page dimensions: 81 x 49mm. All page edges gilt. Spine title: "Diamond Gazetteer &c." Miniature book. "Notwithstanding its diminutive dimensions, the Editor feels confident in asserting, that this little work will be found to be far more complete than any Abridged Gazetteer of the three Kingdoms, heretofore published" - pages 3-4. "[. . .] as much matter, it is computed, has been compressed into this small volume, as would fill a moderately printed Octavo of Five hundred Pages" - page 6. ; 64mo

Title: The Diamond Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland; Comprising A Compendious Account of the Counties, Cities, Boroughs, Towns, Capes and Forts, Rivers, Lakes, Harbours, Seaports, Canals, Railroads, Public Institutions, etc. etc. To which is appended, Complete Tables of the Principle Cities, Towns, & Villages [. . .]

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Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie & Son, and Smith & Son, Simpkin & Marshall, and Allan Bell & Co.: 1832

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 17298