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Title(s):

The Tunbridge Wells guide, or, An account of the ancient & present state of that place : with a particular description of all the towns, villages, antiquities, natural curiosities, ancient & modern seats, founderies, &c. within the circumference of sixteen miles, with accurate views of the principal objects.

Additional Title(s):

Clifford's descriptive guide of Tunbridge Wells

Descriptive guide of Tunbridge Wells

Edition:
Fourth edition.
Published/Created:
Tunbridge Wells : Printed & published by J. Clifford, 1828.
Physical Description:
viii, 188 p., [14] leaves of plates ([3] folded) : ill., col. map ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690.T92 C55 1828
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Notes:
Cover title, on publisher's printed boards: Fourth edition, 1828. Clifford's descriptive guide of Tunbridge Wells ...
Map engraved by S. Waters; after J. Hastings. Engravings by S. Neele, William Walker, John Walkers, Henry Ashby, and H. Vaughan; after J. Hastings and J. Lambert.
Title leaf and dedication leaf are engraved.
Address to the reader: Signed J. Clifford, August, 1827.
"Distances of several pleasant excursions on leaving the Wells, and returning by different routes"--p. 176-182.
"Useful information for those residing in or visiting Tunbridge Wells"--p. 183-188.
NSTC, 2C26414
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original paper covered boards. Cover title and edition statement taken front yellow printed paper covered boards. Publisher's advertisements [2] p. at end not included in pagination. Publisher's advertisement on front and back cover. Extra illustrated.
Subject Terms:
Baths -- England -- Tunbridge Wells.
Clifford, J. -- Publisher.
Health resorts -- England -- Tunbridge Wells.
Tunbridge Wells (England) -- Description and travel.
Tunbridge Wells (England) -- Guidebooks.
Tunbridge Wells (England) -- Maps.
Tunbridge Wells (England) -- Social conditions.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- 1828.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1828.
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance)
Guidebooks.
Publishers' advertisements.
Contributors:
Ashby, Harry, 1744-1818, engraver.
Vaughan, H., engraver.
Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824, engraver.
Walker, John, active 1784-1802, engraver.
Walker, William, 1729-1793, engraver.
Waters, S., engraver.
Hastings, J., ill.
Lambert, James, 1742-1799, ill.
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