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WOOD, John George (d. 1838)
The principal rivers of Wales illustrated; consisting of a series of views from the source of each river to its mouth. Accompanied by descriptions, historical, topgraphical, and picturesque. By John George Wood, F.S.A. Part I. (II.)
London:, printed for the author, by T. Bensley,, 1813.
2 pts ; 34.8 cm. (4°)
I: viii, [4], 177, [1] p., [2] hand-coloured engr. maps, [89] soft-ground etch. pl.
II: [3], 180--284 p., [2] hand-col. engr. maps, [68] soft-ground etch. pl.

Each part has a separate title-page but the pagination is continuous.

Copy Notes Bought from the author for 16 guineas on 12 October 1814. (Archive 7A/15/36; Cheque stubs 1814/15, 6/35; see also correspondence with the author, Priv. Corr. XVI.F.10--11). With MS. annotations in ink to the binder's directions in part I, and the maps numbered in ink according to the binder's directions.

Binding C19th half black morocco, black morocco-grained cloth boards, thick-thin gilt-ruled borders, gilt-tooled and lettered spines. Bound in two volumes.

Reference Number 3626


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