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Item details: Identity number beginning B/150 AND Object class beginning printed


William Wordsworth (1770-1850)
A description of the scenery of the lakes in the north of England. Third edition, (now first published separately) with additions, and illustrative remarks upon the scenery of the Alps. By William Wordsworth.Third edition
published London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown and printed London: A. and R. Spottiswoode, 1822

h x w 166 x 100mm ; text block height 166mm

Original drab paper covers, housed in green felt slipcase ; with frontispiece fold-out map of the lakes ; inscribed '11th. Decr. 1875.' ; 1 page of advertisements on back cover.

Inscriptions:
pencil (rear of map): 11th. Decr. 1875.

Provenance:
Purchase 2004, with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, the J. Paul Getty Jr Charitable Trust, the Friends of the National Libraries, Sir Harry and Lady Djanogly, the Charles Warren Bequest, the Roger and Sarah Bancroft Charitable Trust, the Chris Brasher Trust, John and Sally Barker, John Dobson, and other private donors

Exhibited:
Wordsworth Country: Lakes, Mountains and Waterfalls, The Wordsworth Trust, 2016-?
RW
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Reference B/150