File Name Hutchinson1794
Call Number DA 670 C9 H9 1794
Title The History of the County of Cumberland, and Some Places Adjacent, from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time: Comprehending the Local History of the County; Its Antiquities, the Origin, Genealogy, and Present State of the Principal Families, with Biographical Notes; Its Mines, Minerals, and Plants, with Other Curiosities, Either of Nature or of Art. Particular Attention is Paid to, and a Just Account Given of Every Improvement in Agriculture, Manufactures, &c. &c. By William Hutchinson, F. A. S. Author of the History of Durham, &c. In Two Volumes. [Vol. I/II].
Short Title The History of the County of Cumberland
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Dedication To Sir John Sinclair, Bart. M. P. President of the Board of Agriculture, and to the Noblemen and Gentlemen, members of that honourable institution. It is with great deference that we embrace the permission with which you have honoured us, to dedicate this work to you, whose attention to the improvement of your country demands the grateful tribute, together with the most respectful acnowledgements of your honoured, and much obliged and obedient humble servants, W. Hutchinson. F. Jollie, Proprietor and Editor.
Imprint Carlisle, Printed by F. Jollie; and sold by B. Law and Son, W. Clark, and T. Taylor, London. 1794.
Edition 1?
Publication Date 1794
Volumes 2
Pages 1286
Copies 1
SFU Catalogue Original Bibliography 2 v. (600, 686) : front., ill., plans (part fold.), plates (part fold.), tables; 24 x 28 cm. Bound in calf, marbled endpapers.
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Bibliographic Notes Our copy: title on spine(s) read: "History of Cumberland / Vol [I/II]" on red leather; bindings are damaged. Vol 1: glued on [?] paper upper left hand corner of the inside front cover says Bound by Jollie & Sons, Carlisle; bookplate Gerard Vernon Viscount Lymington; writing in ink and pencil on the first blank pages, including price of 375 pounds; writing in pencil on the title page, and on one of the blank pages at back. Vol 2: bookplate Gerard Vernon Viscount Lymington. There also includes a small engraving that has been pasted in on page 585 in Volume 2, to lay over an in-text engraving of Carlisle.
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Format Quarto
Plate Count 56
Map Count 9
Illustrations Black and White Only
Tables Yes
Binding Colour brown
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