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DARELL William (d. 1580)
The history of Dover Castle, by the Revd. Wm. Darell chaplain to Queen Elizabeth. Illustrated with 10 views, and a plan of the castle.
London: printed for S. Hooper, 1786.
[5], iv--vi, 68 p., engr. t.-pl., [10] pl. (1 fold.) ; engr. illus. ; 31.2 cm. (4°)

A part of the author's Castra in Campo cantiano, printed from a manuscript in the library of the College of Arms which was never published as a whole. This portion, translated by Alexander Campbell, was not printed till 1786. The plates are numbered 1 to 11 with the vignette on page 1 counted as plate 10. Page 56 is misnumbered 65. BAL, Early printed books, no. 806; ESTC t81529.

Binding C18th diced russia, gilt-ruled panels and spine, gilt-tooled turn-ins, gilt edges.

Reference Number 4084


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