"A Mendip Valley, its Inhabitants and Surroundings, being an enlarged and illustrated Edition of Winscombe Sketches. With original Illustrations by Edward Theodore Compton, and a Chapter on the Geological History of the Mendips by Professor Morgan."
"Edward Stanford, 1892" "8vo., First Edition, with a tinted frontispiece (original tissue guard present), 15 tinted plates, 34 charming illustrations in the text, a full-page facsimile and a full-page map; original cloth gilt, gilt back, bevelled boards, patterned green endpapers, uncut, very neatly rebacked with old backstrip laid down, corners lightly bruised else a very good, firm, clean copy. The author's first work 'Winscombe Sketches' was issued unillustrated in 1867 with a second, revised, edition in 1882. The present work is considerably expanded and adds illustrations for the first time. SCARCE."
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Keywords: "mstock, topography, somersetshire, somerset, mendip, mendips, winscombe"