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Smith’s History of Hyde Park

SKU: 9360
£125.00

Title:
Smith’s History of Hyde Park

Date of publication:
1836

Binding:
contemporary cloth

Publisher(s):

  • printed by John Smith and published by T Hogg
  • Author(s):

  • Thomas Smith
  • Historical Recollections of Hyde Park, compiled and arranged from numerous authentic works, public records, private documents, &c. London: printed by John Smith… published by T. Hogg… 1836

    Thomas Smith wrote a number of books on London history, including ‘A topographical and historical account of the Parish of St. Mary-le-bone’ (1833), in which he mentions that he was born in Marylebone, and books on the Yeomen of the Guard and Chelsea Hospital (1851 and 1852).

    Condition & Materials

    12mo. pp. x, 99, [i], with wood-engraved frontispiece and a number of text illustrations, light spotting at intervals; publisher’s cloth, title lettered direct to upper cover, upper joint renewed, wear to corners; ownership signature of John Garlo to front pastedown.

    References

    OCLC 4028145.