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SMYTHE, Robert
Historical account of Charter-house; compiled from the works of Hearne and Bearcroft, Harleian, Cottonian, and private MSS. and from other authentic sources. By a Carthusian.
London: printed for the editor, by C. Spilsbury; and sold by Wilkie and Robinson; White; Payne; Hatchard; Faulder; Miller; Lloyd; and Maxwell and Wilson, 1808.
[6], iv, [4], 298, 84 p., engr. frontis. port., [3] pl. ; 28.5 cm. (4º)

The introduction is signed "Robert Smythe, Tottenham, Sept. 5, 1808". With a list of subscribers. The frontispiece portrait is of Thomas Sutton, founder of Charterhouse.

Copy Notes Imperfect; wanting pages 1--4 of appendix. Uncut and unopened. Bought from J. Britton for 1 guinea on 21 December 1816. (Priv. Corr. XVI.E.3.3).

Binding Original C19th light blue paper boards, yellow paper spine, printed green paper spine-label reading 'Historical Account Of Charter-House.

Reference Number 3312


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