London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1855. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #269628-H
10 pages, 469 pages, 58 plates (1 large) some in colour. Bound in two volumes in the publishers original brown cloth, boards are a little worn. Small nick to top left hand edge of spine of both volumes, gilt lettered spine. Owner's name of front free endpaper. Some foxing and browning throughout. Otherwise a very sound 2 volume set. This volume contains, 1. Medieval Architecture in Aquitaine; in continuation of previous Papers. 2. On a State-manuscript of the Reign of Henry VIII., the property of Sir Walter Calverley Trevelyan, Bart. 3. On the Origin of the Title and Office of Cursitor-Baron of the Exchequer. 4. An Account of the Presents received and Expenses incurred at the Wedding of Richard Polsted, of Albury, Esquire, and Elizabeth. 5. On a Vase representing an Adventure of Perseus. 6. Note on a Variety of Objects discovered during the progress of Excavations for Sewerage in Salisbury. 7. Account of the Convent of English Nuns formerley settled at Louvain, in South Brabant. 8. Note on the Angon of Agathias. 9. Remarks on the Angon of the Franks and the Pilum of Vegetius. 10. Remarks on the supposed submerged City of Vineta. 11. A further Notice of Vineta. 12. Account of a Manuscript, by Thomas Norton, Member of Parliament for, and Remembrancer to, the City of London, relating to the ancient Duties of the Lord Mayor and Corporation. 13. Further Particulars of Thomas Norton and of State Proceedings in Matters of Religion, in the Years 1581 and 1582. And many others. Size: Quarto (24 x 29.5 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Archaeologia; Featured; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 269628-H. This book is heavy 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; Featured; Antiquarian & Rare. Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity Volume 36 part 1 2 1855