Title Blomefield's History of Norfolk
Book Condition Fair
Edition 1st Edition
Seller ID 000252
Blomefield's History of Norfolk. Five volume folio first edition (1739 to 1775) Half Gilt Calf with raised bands and marbled boards. All joints split but holding. Labelled 'Parkins Hist of Norfolk' (who completed the history after Blomefield's death). A sound tight clean set. Volume I lacking pedigree of Blomefield + the 13 page introduction (rarely present), Volume II lacking plan of Norwich (rarely present), Volume III lacking plate of Monument of Marsham. Sets of the 1st edition almost never have the full complement of plates but this set is more complete than other sets offered recently. In a contemporary binding.