Glossary of Northamptonshire Words and Phrases, with Examples of their Colloquial Use, and Illustrations from Various Authors: to which are added, the Customs of the County.

By: BAKER, Anne Elizabeth.

Price: £58.00

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Large post 8vo., pp xvi, [ii], 410 & pp [ii] title & a blank, 439, [1]. Issued without half-titles. Six page subscriber's list including the Earl Spencer who took 5 copies. The text of volume I is shaken. Publisher's blind blocked grained cloth (cloth of joints of volume I partly split but intact, lower inner hinge of volume II has endpaper cracking a little but still firm on the mull). Pale lemon endpapers (3.5 cm piece clipped from top edge of front free endpaper). A nicely presented set in custom made dustjackets with printed letter-pieces and protected in archival sleeves. The original edition. Two volumes.

Title: Glossary of Northamptonshire Words and Phrases, with Examples of their Colloquial Use, and Illustrations from Various Authors: to which are added, the Customs of the County.

Author Name: BAKER, Anne Elizabeth.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London: John Russel Smith. Abel & Sons, and Mark Dorman, Northampton:, 1854., 0

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 5679

Keywords: words, dialects, local history, Northants,