A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in the Northern Counties of England and in Scotland. Thomas Frognall Dibdin.
A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in the Northern Counties of England and in Scotland
A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in the Northern Counties of England and in Scotland
A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in the Northern Counties of England and in Scotland

With Dibdin A.L.s.: ‘I have made it quite a Lady’s Boudoir book’

A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in the Northern Counties of England and in Scotland.

London: Printed for the author by C. Richards …, 1838.

First edition. Illustrated with 40 engraved plates and numerous text vignettes. 2 vols. 8vo. With Dibdin A.L.s.: ‘I have made it quite a Lady’s Boudoir book’. Late nineteenth century full black morocco, spines gilt with contrasting lettering pieces, a.e.g., by Hugh Hopkins Glasgow. Some toning to plates. Near fine. Jackson 89; Windle and Pippin A65. Item #306711

Dibdin writes, 27 August, [n.y.]:

Dear Mr. Hill,
I am in your debt in more senses than one, and I beg leave, under this impression to beg your acceptance of a copy of the new edition of my Tour … I have made it quite a Lady’s Boudoir book. Health and Happiness … Very much & truly, your Obliged T.F. Dibdin”.

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