Ancient England History 72 plates book 1789 Strutt Anglo-Saxons Arms CultureBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
18th century English ancient History book. With 72 engraved plates, many folding, the plate volume of a two volume set (lacks text volume).
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Angleterre Ancienne, ou Tableau des Moeurs, Usages, Armes, Habillemens, &c. des anciens Habitans de l'Angleterre; c'est-a-dire, des anciens Bretons, des Anglo-Saxons, des Danois & des Normands.
1789, Paris, Chez Maradan. Translated from English of M. Joseph Strutt by M. B***.
67+5 plates= 72 engraved plates total depicting scenes of ancient history. Preceded by 24 pp. of explanatory text of the plates.
Beautiful period full leather, tree-calf covers. Spine dried and chipped, joints cracked, covers still strongly attached by cords. Plates mostly very clean.
Book measures: 10 3/8" H X 8 1/4" W.