A Description of England and Wales. Containing a particular account of each county, with its Antiquities, Curiosities, Situation, Figure, Extent, Climate, Rivers, Lakes, Mineral Waters, Soils, Fossils, Caverns, Plants and Minerals, Agriculture, Civil and Ecclesiastical Divisions, Cities, Towns, Palaces, Seats, Corporations, Markets, Fairs, Manufactures, Trade, Sieges, Battles, and the Lives of the Illustrious Men each County has produced, Embellished with two hundred and forty Copper Plates, of Palaces, Castles, Cathedrals; the Ruins of Roman and Saxon Buildings; and of Abbeys, Monasteries, and other Religious Houses, Besides a Variety of Cuts of Urns, Inscriptions, and other Antiquities.
London: Newbery and Carnan, 1769. 1st. Hardcover. Ten volumes. Bound in comtemporary full leather with spine stamped in gilt with five raised bands, Two hundred and thirty nine copper plates depicting castles, abbeys, ruins, etc. Fine. Item #9027105
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