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Author Name    RIDPATH, GEORGE

Title   Border-History of England and Scotland, Deduced from the Earliest

Binding   Bound full marbled calf

Book Condition   sometime rebacked with old spine strip laid over, rubbed & scuffed, worn through leather at corners, marbled endpapers with modern bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, inside hinged strengthened with strip of maroon cloth, hinge repaired with cellophane tape behind title page, large but light dampstain to title and 2 other leaves, light occasional foxing. Former owner's signature at top of title.

Size   Quarto

Highlights    1810

Location Published   London

Book Number   16758

RIDPATH, GEORGE. The Border-History of England and Scotland, Deduced from the Earliest Times, to the Union of the Two Crowns. Comprehending a Particular Detail of the Transactions of the Two Nations with one another; Accounts of Remarkable Antiquities; and a Variety of Interesting Anecdotes of the most considerable Families and distinguished Characters in both Kingdoms. By the Late Rev. George Ridpath of Stitchill; Revised and Published by the Author's Brother, The Rev. Philip Ridpath, of Hutton. A New Edition. London: Printed by A. Macpherson, Russell-Court, Covent-Garden, for P. Wright, 45, Broad Street, Bloomsbury; R. Priestley, R. Ogle, and J. Cuthell, Holborn; J. Booth, Duke Street, Portland Place; J. Nunn, Queen's Street, Lincoln's-Inn-Fields; J. and J. Richardson, Royal Exchange, and T. Hamilton, Paternoster Row. 1810. Quarto.

Bound full marbled calf, sometime rebacked with old spine strip laid over, rubbed & scuffed, worn through leather at corners, marbled endpapers with modern bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, inside hinged strengthened with strip of maroon cloth, hinge repaired with cellophane tape behind title page, large but light dampstain to title and 2 other leaves, light occasional foxing. Former owner's signature at top of title. Collation: A-Z4, Aa-Zz4, 3A-3Z4, 4A-4Y4, 4Z2. Pagination: (1) title, (1) blank, [iii]-v Dedication, [vii]-viii Preface, [1]-706 text, [707]-724 Index. George Ridpath was minister at Stitchill. When he died in 1772 his brother Philip Ridpath published George's work in 1776. It is considered a good introduction to the subject--Allibone.

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Price = 125.00 USD



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