GIBSON (Rev. Thomas Ellison) Lydiate Hall and its Associations. In Two Parts Antiquarian and Religious, Edinburgh, [Privately] Printed for the Author by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co., 1876 £650
roy. 8vo., pp. xliv, , 333, original photograph on title and 4 woodbury type plates, lithographic ground plan and several pedigrees, original green fine pebble-grained cloth over bevelled boards, blocked in black, blind and gilt, (neatly rebacked relaying original backstrip and corners repaired),
Presentation copy inscribed on the front flyleaf “Mr. J. Ellison Esq. with the author’s best love” and additionally with the later signature of Alfred Bright of Windy Gap, Formby. Some foxing, mainly affecting the preliminaries and index, otherwise a good copy of this very scarce work.
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