Colbran's Guide for Tunbridge Wells. Being a Full and Accurate Description of The Wells and its Neighbourhood Within a Circuit of Nearly Twenty Miles, and Notices of the London and Dover Railway; Illustrated With Plates, Wood Engravings, etc., of Most of the Principle Places. James PHIPPEN.

Colbran's Guide for Tunbridge Wells. Being a Full and Accurate Description of The Wells and its Neighbourhood Within a Circuit of Nearly Twenty Miles, and Notices of the London and Dover Railway; Illustrated With Plates, Wood Engravings, etc., of Most of the Principle Places.

Tunbridge Wells: Printed and Published by John Colbran, 1840. [Kent]. FIRST EDITION, first issue. Octavo, pp.[2] xiv; 404; xi; [33]. With sixteen engraved plates including a frontispiece, but lacking the map. Publisher's dark green cloth boards, recently re-backed with original cloth spine laid over. Gilt titles to spine and upper board. Blind decoration to boards. Black ink ownership inscription to front pastedown. Some plates spotted, with some thumbing to edges. Corners quite heavily rubbed, some marks to boards, a round darkened area with some bubbling to the cloth to rear board. A sound copy. Item #50268

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