England and Wales described

  • Author: Toldervy, William.
  • Title: England and Wales described : In a series of letters: exhibiting whatever is worthy the observation of the curious traveller, as well as all others, who wish to be made acquainted with the beauties of this happy country. Lately written from different parts of the kingdom, and principally to a gentleman in the isle of Wight. To which are added, historical, critical, and explanatory notes. By William Toldervy, editor of a collection of epitaphs, &c. Vol.
  • Publication: London : Printed for L. Davis and C. Reymers, and W. Flexney, in Holborn; W. Owen, near Temple-Bar; and J. Fletcher and Co. in St. Paul’s Church-Yard, MDCCLXII [1762]

Catalog Record 

63 762 T648

Acquired June 2019


A new geographical description of England and Wales

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  • TitleA new geographical description of England and Wales : containing a distinct view of the air, soil, produce, manufacturers, cities, boroughs, market-towns, and principal village, giving an exact account of all the market and fair days, interspersed with the names of the most eminent personages born or residing in each country. Together with authentic lists of the seats of the English nobility. To the whole is prefixed Kitchin’s most accurate map of the roads with the distances by the miles stones, and other exact admensurations between town and town, carefully corrected to the present times.
  • PublishedLondon : Printed for Robert Sayer, in Fleet-Street, and Carington Bowles, in St. Paul’s Church Yard, MDCCLXVII [1767]

Catalog Record

63 767 N532

Acquired February 2016