L’Estrange’s History of ChelseaSKU: 9365
L’Estrange’s History of Chelsea
Date of publication:
The Village of Palaces; or, Chronicles of Chelsea. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1880
A Clergyman For All Seasons
The Reverend Alfred L’Estrange (1832-1915) wrote other topographical works on Greenwich and Winchester, edited the letters of Mary Russell Mitford and wrote a history of English humour.
Condition & Materials
2 vols. 8vo. pp. xii, 311, 14 (adverts); viii, 347, [i]. Occasional spotting, red publisher’s cloth, a little rubbed, stain to cover of vol. 2; binder’s ticket of Leighton, Son and Hodge to lower pastedown of vol. 1.