London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1824. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #269619-H
18 pages, 477 pages, 47 plates. Bound in two volumes in modern brown cloth, gilt lettered spine. Owner's name of front free endpaper. Contents clean and bright throughout. A very sound 2 volume set. This volume contains 1. Translation of a French Metrical History of the Deposition of King Richard II. 2. Some Remarks on the early use of Carriages in England, and on the modes of Travelling adopted by our Ancestors. 3. Observations on the Seal of Ethilwald Bishop of Dunwich, lately discovered at Eye, in Suffolk. 4. An Account of the First Battle of St. Albans from a contemporary Manuscript. 5. Remarks on the Population of English Cities in the time of Edward the Third. 6. Observations upon ancient Charity Boxes. 7. On the use of the Pax in the Roman Catholic Church. 8. Remarks on the Gothic Ornaments of the Duomo, Battistero, and Campo Santo of Pisa. 9. Account of an Ancient Vessel recently found under the old Bed of the River Rother, in Kent. And many others. Size: Quarto (24 x 29.5 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Archaeologia; Mini Catalogue 2020 Feb; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 269619-H. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
Keywords: BZDB395 Archaeology; Archaeologia; Mini Catalogue 2020 Feb; Antiquarian & Rare. Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity Volume 20 part 1 2 1824 Published by the Society of Antiquaries of London