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STRUTT, Joseph (1749--1802)
The chronicle of England; or, a compleat history, civil, military and ecclesiastical, of the ancient Britons and Saxons, from the landing of Julius Cæsar in Britain, to the Norman conquest. With a compleat view of the manners, customs, arts, habits, &c. of those people. In two volumes. By Joseph Strutt. ...
London: printed by Joseph Cooper (vol. II: Thomas Jones), for T. Evans, and Robert Faulder, 1779.
2 vols ; 25.7 cm. (4º)
I: viii, 365, [3] p., XXII pl. (1 fold.)
II: vi, [2], 291, [1] p., XX pl.

The Soane copy of volume I is the variant in which the "R" at end of 'Faulder' in the imprint and first letter of date, "M", are turned. ESTC t101768.

Copy Notes Volume I inscribed in ink on title-page £2..2s..3d.

Binding C19th diced russia, gilt-ruled and blind-tooled borders, gilt and blind-tooled spines direct-lettered in gilt, marbled edges. Bound as volumes X and XI of a set of 11 volumes of Strutt's works.

Reference Number 3377


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