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An interesting, informative and difficult to locate guidebook of the English coast resorts at the end of the 19th Century.
From title page: Giving Full Particulars of Them and Their Attractions, and All Other Information Likely to Assist Persons In Selecting Places In Which To Spend Their Holidays According To Their Individual Tastes.
Text is 324 pages followed by a 45 page 1889 – 90 Business Directory; 13 page book catalogue and several unnumbered advertisements.
Illustrated throughout, including advertising. Adverts have toned, text is clean with light even toning.Bindings firm, text clean. Cover has some hand soiling.
REF: Bodl: 014754167; BLL: 01014824019; ECB: 570
Title: Seaside Watering Places: A Description of Holiday Resorts on the Coasts of England and Wales, The Channel Islands, and The Isle of Man, Including the Gayest and the Quietest Places.
Illustrator: Illustrated throughout, including advertising.
Edition: Sixth Edition,
Publisher: London:, L. Upcott Gill,: [no date c1890]
Binding: Stiff Wraps,
Book Condition: Very Good
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 008068
Keywords: Baedeker - type; Travel Guide,