Encyclopedia of Antiquities, and Elements of Archaeology
Encyclopedia of Antiquities, and Elements of Archaeology Classical and Mediæval
By the Rev. Thomas Dudley
Fosbroke, M.A. F.S.A., Honorary Associate of the Royal Society of Literature; Honorary member of the Bristol Philosophical
Institution, &c. &c. &c. ; in two volumes
Book condition: Very Good.
and for John Nichols and Son, printers to The Society of Antiquaries London .
Added t.p., engraved
with title vignette.
"Biographical account of the author": v. 1, p. [vii]-xi.
35 leaves of plates, illustrating archaeological finds and both prehistoric and historic
monuments throughout Britain.
This highly collectible and thoroughly illustrated set, now nearly 200 years old,
contains the bookplates of Samuel Hibbert Ware (1782-1848)m English geologist and antiquarian, as well as the stamp of Woodwards
Gardens, the combination zoo, museum and amusement park that served San Francisco from 1866-1891.