The History of Great Torrington in the County of Devon. [cover title: The History of Great Torrington North Devon].
J.J. Alexander and W.R. Hooper:

The History of Great Torrington in the County of Devon. [cover title: The History of Great Torrington North Devon].

Sutton, Surrey: Advance Studio, 1948. First edition. xiv, 261, [2], followed by a large folding map in colour. Lavish production, with many illustrations, including photographs and guarded plates of coats of arms in colour. Foxing to the endpapers, prelims, and closed edges: pages and plates very clean. Printed gift slip 'with the Writer's Compliments' tipped in at the title page, and at p.120 a slip is laid in declaring the availability of photographic copies of the Letters Patent for insertion in the book. Quarto, in the original binding of pale buff cloth, titled in brown, and with inset a fleur-de-lis coat of arms in colour: bright, clean and firm, with the corners a little knocked. In the protected dust jacket, which is a little tanned, soiled and frayed. Very Good+ in G- dust-jacket.
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60.00

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