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The history and antiquities of the County of Essex. Compiled from the best and most ancient historians; from Domesday-book, Inquisitiones post mortem, and other the most valuable records and mss. &c., the whole digested, improved, perfected, and brought down to the present time / by Philip Morant. Illustrated with copper plates.

  • Morant, Philip, 1700-1770.
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1768
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Publication/Creation

London : Printed for T. Osborne [etc.], 1768.

Physical description

2 volumes, 22 plates (some folded) : folded frontispiece (map), ill.t., 9 maps (some folded) folded plan ; (folio)

Notes

Vol. 1 includes the author's History of Colchester (first published as a separate work in 1748) with special t.-p.: The history and antiquities of the most ancient town and borough of Colchester. In three books ... 2d ed., improved. London, 1768
In double columns
Paging irregular
For description of work cf. Upcott, v. 1, p. 224.
Copy 1 Vol. 1 Note: Includes 'The history and antiquities of ... Colchester', 2 ed., with separate t.p. Two plates wanting. Three plates and three maps have been supplied from another copy.

References note

ESTC T147697
Maslen and Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 4392
Maslen and Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 4473
Maslen and Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 4570
Maslen and Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 4714

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  • English


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  • Vol. i only

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  • Vol. 1

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    Closed stores EPB/D/37405

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