Life and Letters at Bath in the XVIIIth (xviijth) Century
London / New York: William Heinemann / Dodd, Mead and Company, 1904. Hardcover. A history of Bath in England focusing on the 17th and 18th centuries with chapters on life at bath, society, Sheridan's marriage, the Methodists, authors at Bath, Art and Science, and the transformation of Bath in the 19th century. With extensive bibliography and illustrations. Bound in three quarter red leather over marbled paper covered boards with gilt title and decoration to spine. Sunning and scuffing to spine. Fading, rubbing, and spotting to front board. Wear and chipping to edges and corners. Illustrated with some full page plates, some of which fold out. Occasional spots of foxing to interior and occasional spot of soiling to margins, but clean and bright overall. Bookplate of Miriam Lewis to front pastedown. A worn, but still attractive copy. 328 pages. ENG/083022. Very Good.