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A Descriptive and Historical Account of the Town and County of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

£29.99

Product description

Historical and topographical description of Newcastle-upon-Tyne by Eneas Mackenzie, published by Mackenzie and Dent, Newcastle, 1827. Covers in detail historical events, prominent buildings, churches, the contemporary state of the town and institutions and societies. A good number of engravings in plates and in the text, including the Castle, St Nicholas' Church and Eldon Square. Eneas Mackenzie was a political radical and one of the founders of the Newcastle Mechanics Institute. Book is incomplete and in poor condition but is of considerable historic interest, not least for its engravings.

Book has evidently been poorly re-bound and a significant number of the original pages are missing, notably title page, preface and list of subscribers and p 673 onwards. Cloth part detached from cover boards and spine mended with tape; all bumped. Pages foxed and faded and binding loose. Price reflects both age and condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Eneas Mackenzie
Condition:
Poor
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
672
Publisher:
Mackenzie and Dent, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Title:
A Descriptive and Historical Account of the Town and County of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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Historical and topographical description of Newcastle-upon-Tyne by Eneas Mackenzie, published by Mackenzie and Dent, Newcastle, 1827. Covers in detail historical events, prominent buildings, churches, the contemporary state of the town and institutions and societies. A good number of engravings in plates and in the text, including the Castle, St Nicholas' Church and Eldon Square. Eneas Mackenzie was a political radical and one of the founders of the Newcastle Mechanics Institute. Book is incomplete and in poor condition but is of considerable historic interest, not least for its engravings.

Book has evidently been poorly re-bound and a significant number of the original pages are missing, notably title page, preface and list of subscribers and p 673 onwards. Cloth part detached from cover boards and spine mended with tape; all bumped. Pages foxed and faded and binding loose. Price reflects both age and condition.

Author(s):
Eneas Mackenzie
Condition:
Poor
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
672
Publisher:
Mackenzie and Dent, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Title:
A Descriptive and Historical Account of the Town and County of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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