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THE TRAVELS OF TOM THUMB OVER ENGLAND AND WALES; containing Descriptions of whatever is most remarkable in the several Counties. Interspersed with Many pleasant Adventures that happened to him personally during the Course of his Journey. Written by Himself; and adorned with a suitable Map. 1746.
Title THE TRAVELS OF TOM THUMB OVER ENGLAND AND WALES; containing Descriptions of whatever is most remarkable in the several Counties. Interspersed with Many pleasant Adventures that happened to him personally during the Course of his Journey. Written by Himself; and adorned with a suitable Map.
Published London. Printed for R. Amey at Charing-Cross; and sold by M.(ary) Cooper in Paternoster-Row. 1746.
Stock Code 13800
Description xii, 144 pages. Folding map of England & Wales. Later 19th century calf recently re-backed. 12mo. First edition. Lacks half-title; some browning to map & throughout; repair to short tear in map and edges slightly chipped; last leaf repaired; else a very good copy of this highly important juvenile, the first 'geography' book of England and Wales specifically designed for a juvenile market.
£1850.00